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This is a bond between H R Sabine of No 2 Lovells Court, Pater Noster Row, in the City of London, Licensed Card Maker and Her Majesty. These were required as a Card Maker would be trusted to store Revenue Aces and pay their account at the Stamping Office.

A rare piece of the history of English Playing Cards