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Hand made playing cards consisting of 22 cards [ 0 to XXI ] plus title card.

Pack Number 10 from Limited Edition of 30

Added 3d June

Tarot Playing Cards
published 2005
by Elaine Lewis

Each card is highly decorative and includes the following
The Fool, The Magician, High Priestess, The Empress, The Emperor, The Pope, The Lovers, The Chariot, Justice, The Hermit, The Wheel of Fortune, Strength, The Hanged Man, Death, Temperance, The Devil, The Tower,The Star, The Moon, The Sun, Judgement and The World.

There is also a concertina hand written booklet [ duplicated ] by Elaine describing each card.

REF:  EL_Tarot

£175

Cards measure 6cm by 12.7cm and are housed in a hand made box.

Added 26th May

Elaine Lewis Cascade
Transformation Playing Cards

Pack Number 1 from Limited Edition of 50

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ADDED 24th May 2024

Chinese Box with matching Heraldic Mother of Pearl Counters

Chinese laquered box c 1860 with traditional coloured village scene.
The central catouche depicts an Heraldic symbol which also appears on each Mother of Pearl Counter above the initials of the original who commissioned the counters.
There are twn oblong counters and five rounds.
The reverse of the counters shows various ‘Village Scenes’.
All in very good condition – no damage.

REF:  CB_15c

£110

ADDED 24th May 2024

Double Initialed Playing Card Box plus two Mint Wrapped Playing Cards with TenMother of Pearl Counters

Chine Black Lacquered Card Box c1860.
Enclosed two mint English Standard Court Playing Cards made in Belgium c1900.
Both packs are mint and in the original wrapper.
Also included are Five round and Five shuttle shaped initialed Mother of Pearl Gaming Counters.
All items in very good condition.

REF:  CB_D_2P

£110

ADDED 24th May 2024

Globe Card Co., 78 Hawley St., Boston, MA. Globe Playing Cards.

 Design: I.N. Richardson (1874). 52 + J, complete.

 76 mm diameter, 5 index marks on the pips. Backs: Orange pattern on light-blue background.
Maker’s name on Ace of Spades. Circa 1880. 
Cary coll. 121
Circular cards with quintuple pattern and no revoke colors:

The joker is named Joker, or EXTRA CARD“, it advertises the deck.
These are the first round cards in the USA.
Box has a few scuffs as can be seen.
Cards are in very good condition – no damage.

REF:  GC_1880

£200

ADDED 24th May 2024

Iranian Popular Art Playing Cards were designed by V. Romanowski de Boncza.

This is an offer of two double decks – both reprints.
Fourier’s 1962 replicates the De La ue original.
A further reprint in 1979 has altered courts.
Both double decks offered in original boxes, one dusty.
The cards are mint – one deck opened in each set.

REF:  Iran_2

£60

ADDED 8TH MAY 2024

Four Mid-19th Century Gaming Chip
Trays together with
Eight MOP Gaming Chips

Four mid 19th Century Gaming Chip Trays portraying English Standing Courts from the tradition of English Standard Playing Cards.
Additionally there are Eight Mother of Pearls Gaming chips of the period and earlier.
Five circular with Initialed Cartouche c1790; the remain 3 with Billing-Bird motifs.

REF: GT_1   

£90

ADDED 8TH MAY 2024

Four Mid-19th Century Gaming Chip
Trays together with
Eight MOP Gaming Chips

Four mid 19th Century Gaming Chip Trays portraying English Standing Courts from the tradition of English Standard Playing Cards.
Additionally there are Eight Mother of Pearls Gaming chips of the period and earlier.
Five circular with Initialed Cartouche c1790; the remain 3 with Billing-Bird motifs.

REF: GT_1   

£90

Four Mid-19th Century Gaming Chip
Trays together with
Eight MOP Gaming Chips

Four mid 19th Century Gaming Chip Trays portraying English Standing Courts from the tradition of English Standard Playing Cards.
Additionally there are Eight Mother of Pearls Gaming chips of the period and earlier.
Five circular with Initialed Cartouche c1790; the remain 3 with Billing-Bird motifs.

REF: GT_2   

£90

Five Mid-19th Century Gaming Chip
Trays together with
Eight MOP Gaming Chips

Five mid 19th Century Gaming Chip Trays portraying English Standing Courts from the tradition of English Standard Playing Cards.
Additionally there are Eight Mother of Pearls Gaming chips of the period and earlier.
Five circular with Initialed Cartouche c1790; the remain 3 with Billing-Bird motifs.

REF: GT_3   

£100

Added - 8th April

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KG 25 Great Mogul Handmade Playing Cards

Karl Gerich No: 9 - Deutche Karten

Added - 1st April

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Elaine Lewis’s - hand drawn Alice Transformation Playing Cards
Published in 2000 - Number One of 50

Added 31st March

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A complete pack of Proverbial/ Proverb
Playing Cards, published by
Wartner and Lenthall, c1712
Lenthall Pack No: XVI

Thomas Creswick Imperial Playing Cards 1827

Added - 9th March

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Uncut Sheets of Playing Cards by Karl Gerich
some sheets representing cards never published

Added - 26th Febuary

Elaine Lewis - Old Testament Transformation Playing cards

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Karl Gerich's Pack Number 29

19th Century Hand Drawn and Coloured French Cards of the c1800 Paris Pattern

Added - 27th November

Four sets of Playing cards by the celebrated Karl Gerich

Nursery Rhyme Transformation

KGNo: 18 Cartes Turques Patience

KG No: 10 “Four Corners”

KG No 36 Così Fan Tutte

Added - 15th November

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c1865 Spanish Playing cards by GOMBAU y LABAD

Added - 14th November

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1890 Special Ladies Deck

1701 Secondary Use Paris Pattern

GLAMOUR CARDS

Some new glamour cards added to website today – click Button to view them

Added - 2nd June

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“Cartes Turques Patience” Playing Cards Pack Number KG18

Pack No: 29 “Victoria Playing cards” by Georgina Harvey & Karl Gerich

‘Great Model” Playing Cards by Karl Gerich Pack No: 25

Lettische Patience Playing Cards by Karl Gerich Pack No: 34

Added - 26th May

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Two original uncut sheets from the Nixon Fores
Transformation Playing Cards of 1808

Three sheets of Transformation Playing Cards
Nixon-Cowell-Jones c1820

Added - 22nd May

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Royalist Counter 1662 onwards In a counter box

Added -15 th May

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Happy Playing Cards

Gorleben soll leben!

Minister-Skat Limited Edition
[ 22/150 ] Playing Cards

RENAULT advertising cards
Art nouveau style

Dondorf - Deutsche Spielkarte No 303- Playing Cards

Added - 6th May

A SELECTION OF GOODALL
PLAYING CARDS

Includes the scarce Crimea War
Playing Cards

Added - 2nd May

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Hyakunin-Isshu Karuta
Japanese Poem Card Game

Green Club Playing Cards

Karuta Japanese Card Game
100 cards 50 ‘poems’
and 50 ‘illustrated cards’
Green Box

Karuta Japanese Card Game
100 cards 50 ‘poems’
and 50 ‘illustrated cards’
Red Box

Added - 1st May

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Highly Coloured Box of 120
[ complete ] SQUARE Dasavatara Indian Playing Cards

Hand Painted Indian
Expanded Dasavatara
Playing Cards- 144 cards

Hand Painted Indian Expanded Dasavatara Playing Cards- 240 cards
20 SETS of 12 PLAYING CARDS !

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