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German Turkish-style Tarock

Auction:
2300
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2300
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

German Turkish-style Tarock, H. Muller, c. 1826, Industrie Comptoir, Leipsig, stenciled and engraved with hand coloring, maker on standing jack of clubs, depicting stylized Turkish characters in costume, tax stamp on one of hearts, 78 cards complete, (excellent). Hargrave 134, 136.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

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Cartomancy, Christian iconography, Engraving, Italian Renaissance, Playing cards, Tarot, Tarot card games

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