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Bicycle Civil War Deck

The Civil War Deck designed by Jackson Robinson, 2017.

The Bicycle Civil War Deck, designed by Jackson Robinson in the style of old-time engravings, printed by USPCC, 2017. The courts show historic characters from the American civil war whilst the ace of spades, jokers and other details evoke the period.

The Bicycle Civil War Deck by USPCC, 2017 The Bicycle Civil War Deck by USPCC, 2017

Above: cards from the Bicycle Civil War Deck designed by Jackson Robinson and printed by USPCC, 2017. The pack contains 52 cards + 2 jokers + 1 double back card for magicians and an information card listing the characters on the courts. Available in both red and blue.

The Bicycle Civil War Deck by USPCC, 2017
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By Matt Probert

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I have adored playing cards since before I was seven years old, and was brought up on packs of Waddington's No 1. As a child I was fascinated by the pictures of the court cards.

Over the next fifty years I was seduced by the artwork in Piatnik's packs and became a collector of playing cards.

Seeking more information about various unidentified packs I discovered the World of Playing Cards website and became an enthusiastic contributor researching and documenting different packs of cards.

I describe my self as a playing card archaeologist, using detective work to identify and date obscure packs of cards discovered in old houses, flea markets and car boot sales.


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