Playing cards

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

GUSN

GUSN-244311

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

Descriptive Terms

packs of cards
paper (fiber product)
cardboard
Game, Card

Inscription

"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)

Maker

Thomas De La Rue & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

London

Dimensions

2 7/8 x 2 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2006.44.3589A-D

Places

London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom)