Two decks of Edition Dusserre cards. Each is available for $15; both are for sale for $30. They are described briefly below:
• Facsimile set of cards made c.1770 by Jean Grossard of Bordeaux, the original of which is at the National Library in Paris. The facsimile set dates to 1989. It has 52 cards, plus 2 Jokers, and 2 extra cards announcing the deck. The cards are wide, measuring 88mm x 63mm, and come in the original box. The cards and box are “as new.”
• Mint, sealed (cards, not box) set of cards titled, “Les Grands Rois de France,” depicting historical French royalty on the court cards and containing facts regarding royalty on the pips cards. The portraits on the court cards are famous paintings from the Louvre, the Chateau at Versailles, and from other museums in Europe. The cards are wide, measuring 88mm x 63mm, and come in the original box. The cards are mint and sealed; the box has very slight shelf wear at the corners, but is otherwise “as new.”
THE CHARGE FOR DOMESTIC SHIPPING ASSUMES THAT BOTH DECKS ARE PURCHASED. IF ONLY 1 DECK IS PURCHASED, SHIPPING WILL BE LESS.
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