Swiss 78 Card Scenic View Tarock Deck. Very rare deck of J. 21 Major Trumps (as well as a Fool, or Joker, card) & 56 Minor Suits. Hasle pres Berthoud on King.
The rare images of this deck display beautiful places & scenic monuments in Switzerland previous to the war. Scenes include: Fribourg, Lion de Lucerne, Geneve, Chamonix, Chillon, & Grindelwald.Printed on sturdy pasteboard card-stock. Traditional French suits of Hearts, Diamonds, Clubs & Spades, A-10, J, Kn, Q, K. Turned courts & t wo-way pips.
Reverses with a blue & black plaid pattern of diagonal lines. Card measurements: 10.8 cm X 6 cm, stack stands apprx.
Complete deck of 78 cards. C ondition: fair condition; complete deck of well-used antique cards; surfaces show minor amounts of scuffing & patina as well as darkened soiling. Worn corners and deteriorated edges from use. Cards also retain an old musty cellar smell, and. 8 cards as pictured have notable damages (the 4 & 8 of spades with surface damage, the 2 of hearts & 10 of diamonds with a broken corner each, and the 7 of spades, 8 of diamonds, A of diamonds, & A of hearts with a creased corner each).(see photographs for further details). We are happy to answer any questions you may have, and can provide further pictures on request. McClosky's currently has a. A number of Antique, Vintage and Collectible Playing Cards.
As well as a fine selection of Rare. Tarot Decks and Fortune Telling Cards. 1910 Swiss Tarot Old Deck 78 Cards J.Muller & Cie RARE Pre-WW1 Postcard Views" is in sale since Wednesday, July 26, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1903-13\Original Period Items". The seller is "mccloskysbooks_and_cards" and is located in Newmarket, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.