Two packs of playing cards

Made:
1801-1830 in Canton
maker:
Unknown

Two groups of playing cards, possibly two separate packs, motifs printed in black, decorated on reverse, Canton, Chinese, 1801-1830

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A192812
Materials:
card, complete
Measurements:
single card: 89 mm x 27 mm
type:
playing cards domestic ware (games), ethnography (chinese), domestic ware (games), ethnography (chinese), playing cards
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • recreational artefact
credit:
Tunbridge Wells Municipal Museum
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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