Playing cards from an opium den in London

Made:
China
maker:
Unknown

Paper playing cards, 30, rectangular, mounted on an orange background under glass and with a wooden frame, possibly from an opium den in London, Chinese

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Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A642398
Materials:
complete, glass, paper
Measurements:
frame: 276 mm x 206 mm x 16 mm,
type:
playing card
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • recreational artefact
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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