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Queen of Pentacles - Visconti SforzaTarot- one of the earliest tarot decks, from Italy, 1450s

Visconti-Sforza Pierpont Morgan Tarocchi Deck

Facsimile reproduction of 74 extant cards from the 15th century plus four cards recreated to replace cards missing from the initial deck.

Stuttgart playing cards, c. 1430.

Stuttgart playing cards, c. 1430.

Eight of Spades playing card

Antique Playing Cards & Rare Board Games from earlier times

Antique Playing Cards,Table Top Games,Gaming Counters, MOP Counters. Rebus, Dissected Puzzles. Old card games. Sporting, Exploration, Education,Royalty Games

Game Box (open) ~ Italian ~ 14th century ~ Bone, wood, stain over wood core with paper and textile lining, metal mounts ~ Metropolitan Museum of Art ~ Bone and wood inlays embellish exterior of this wood box. The top is designed for backgammon or the game of tables, while the sides contain repeating lozenges with pinwheel patterns. The underside functions as a chessboard with stained bone squares, alternating green and natural bone color.

Game Box | Italian | The Met

birds on playing card

Antique Playing Cards & Rare Board Games from earlier times

Antique Playing Cards,Table Top Games,Gaming Counters, MOP Counters. Rebus, Dissected Puzzles. Old card games. Sporting, Exploration, Education,Royalty Games

Scopa!

Scopa!

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Justice - Ancient Italian Tarot drawn so beautifully

Justice - Ancient Italian Tarot drawn so beautifully

10 -- Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart Playing Cards - 4 of Hounds, c.1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Stuttgart Playing Cards - 10 of Hounds, c.1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

Monarchs

Monarchs

Monarchs

Stuttgart Playing Cards - 10 of Harts, c.1430

Stuttgart playing cards, ca. 1430

dal mazzo Sola-Busca

Four of Coins Art and Meaning

Financial hardship.

The Sola Busca Tarocchi was created about 1490 in Northern Italy, and is named for the family who owned the deck until 2009, when they sold it to the Italian government and it was placed in the Pin...

What’s the Sola Busca?

The Sola Busca Tarocchi was created about 1490 in Northern Italy, and is named for the family who owned the deck until 2009, when they sold it to the Italian government and it was placed in the Pin…