An outer wrapper for six packs of playing cards by Hall & Bancks c18123. These are for their branded “THE GREAT MOGUL” made at their No: 15 Piccadilly, London premises. The wrapper is 33cm by 31cm – the central graphic measuring 10cm by 27cm.The wrapper bears the inscription “CARD MAKERS TO HIS MAJESTY THEIR R.H THE PRINCESS DUKE & DUCHESS OF GLOUCESTER AND PRINCE LEOPOLD”
Nice crafted central graphic pain of a Great Mogul with a border with the four suit signs.
Graphics from larger wrappers cut out and pasted to scrap book page. One advertises “THE GREAT MOGUL” by Reynolds and Sons 29 & 30 Vere Street, Lincolns Inn Fields, London. The other is a graphic from an outer wrapper for Highlander Playing Cards most probably from the same manufacturer.
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