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Description

Box of "Patience" playing cards. White box [A] with lid [B] and divided interior. Contains two decks of cards [C+D] with rounded corners, one deck with green geometric medallion design on back and the other with red foliate design. Box has navy blue text and floral decoration.

Details

Maker
Thomas De La Rue & Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"Patience/PLAYING/CARDS/MANUFACTURED/BY/THOMAS DE LA RUE & CO. LTD./LONDON." (Printed)
"PATIENCE/PLAYING CARDS/WITH/ROUNDED CORNERS/AND/INDEX PIPS./THOMAS DE LA RUE & CO./(LIMITED),/LONDON" (Printed)
Location of origin
London
Material
cardboard
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Game
Places
London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
Game, Card
packs of cards
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
2 7/8 x 2 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3589A-D
GUSN
244311

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