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10801/946x. Hungary Piatnik Four Seasons Playing Cards c189010801/946x. Hungary Piatnik Four Seasons Playing Cards c1890  New
Hungary Piatnik Budapest Four Seasons Playing Cards c1890.Complete 32 cards with German suits Bells; Hearts; Acorns and Leaves and 4 Courts: Ace (As), King (König), Over (Ober), Under (Unter), 10, 9, 8 and 7. Courts depict named Swiss characters from Schiller's play. Heavily soiled large pack 78mm x 180mm undamaged and intact. Reverse mirror image vignette of musical instruments.
NOTE: The original design of 1837 was by József Schneider, a Master Card Painter at Pest, Hungary before the Hungarian Revolution of 1848. Swiss characters of Schiller's play were selected instead of Hungarian heroes because of heavy government censorship at the time.

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