Queen’s Silver Jubilee 1977

Queen’s Silver Jubilee playing cards designed by Susan Rae for John Wadddington Ltd, 1977. The four suits are replaced with symbols for the countries of the UK: the Scottish thistle, Irish clover, English rose and Welsh leek, which also appear on the redesigned joker. Court cards were similarly redesigned, with the Kings showing the Unicorn from the royal arms, the Queens with the Royal Crown and the Jacks the Prince of Wales arms.

Queen’s Silver Jubilee playing cards designed by Susan Rae for John Wadddington Ltd, 1977 Queen’s Silver Jubilee playing cards designed by Susan Rae for John Wadddington Ltd, 1977

Above: Queen’s Silver Jubilee playing cards designed by Susan Rae for John Wadddington Ltd, 1977. The pack was produced as per Number 1 packs, same finish and card, supplied in two colours, red and blue both printed on a metallic silver background.

Queen’s Silver Jubilee playing cards designed by Susan Rae for John Wadddington Ltd, 1977
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