1953.0010.017 Playing Card
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Playing card

  • Category:

    Toys and Games

  • Creator (Role):

    James Swan (Artist)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1805-1810

  • Materials:

    Paper; Ink

  • Techniques:

    Printed, Hand lettered

  • Museum Object Number:

    1953.0010.017


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1953.0010.017

Object Name

Playing card

Category

Toys and Games

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

James Swan (Artist)

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1805-1810

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Printed, Hand lettered

Dimensions (inches)

4.56 (L) , 3 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

11.582 (L) , 7.62 (W)

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Catalogue] 05/09/2006 Sotheby's : Natural History, Travel, Atlases & Maps. Lot 127
Edition of Robert Morden's geographic playing cards, Lot 127
[Book] Tooley, R. V. 1970 Maps and Map-makers. 140 p.
Information on Robert Morden, pages 71 and 83