Kings & queens and other royalty

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Scottish monarchs can be found in the 'Scotland' section.

August der Starke Playing Cards by A.S., 1987 - Cat Ref 10364 August der Starke Playing Cards 
by A.S., 1987
Cat Ref: 10364
Another pack, this time largely in sepia, celebrating this famous king. Aces show famous buildings, while all other cards have named figures. Double-ended courts, but lower part of each pip card given over to appropriate number of pips. French suits.

32 cards + 1 additional card

(See also nos. 10352 and 10353) 

4.00

August der Starke und Seine Zeit by A.S., 1985 - Cat Ref 10352 August der Starke und Seine Zeit 
by A.S., 1985
Cat Ref: 10352
Pleasing German-suited pack depicting Augustus the Strong, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland (on all 4 Kings), and men of his time, including craftsmen whose work he patronised. Different vignette on each pip card.

Indices: K, O, U (in all 4 corners)

32 cards + 1 aditional card + leaflet in German

(See also Cat Refs. 10353 & 10364)  

4.00

Cecil Beaton's Royal Family Playing Cards by Collectable Cards - Cat Ref 13704 Cecil Beaton's Royal Family Playing Cards 
by Collectable Cards
Cat Ref: 13704

** ONLY FIVE PACKS LEFT IN STOCK **

52 photgraphs in colour or black and white of members of the British Royal Family.

Size: 58 x 89 mm

52 cards + 2 Jokers + 1  

5.00

Kings & Queens of England Playing Cards publ. by Heritage Toy & Game Co., 1993 - Cat Ref 11828 Kings & Queens of England Playing Cards 
publ. by Heritage Toy & Game Co., 1993
Cat Ref: 11828

Full-colour named portraits of all the monarchs of England from Alfred the Great to Queen Elizabeth II, with the dates of their reigns beneath. Indices in 2 corners.

52 cards + 3 Jokers + 1 additional card

A "double pack" of this item is available. It is called Royal Heritage of England (Cat Ref 12721) 

4.00

Kings & Queens Playing Cards by Piatnik for Antony Bird, 1998. - Cat Ref 13147 Kings & Queens Playing Cards 
by Piatnik for Antony Bird, 1998.
Cat Ref: 13147

** 11 PACKS LEFT IN STOCK **

18 different portraits of English monarchs (from the National Portrait Gallery, London) on the court cards, Aces and Jokers.

52 cards + 2 Jokers + 1 additional card 

5.75

Rococo Playing Cards by Piatnik - Cat Ref 10002 Rococo Playing Cards 
by Piatnik
Cat Ref: 10002

** ONLY ONE SINGLE PACK LEFT IN STOCK **

Court cards feature European royalty and other historical figures from the rococo period.

Indices: K, Q, J, A (in 2 corners only)

Size: 58 x 89 mm

52 cards + 3 Jokers 

6.50

  Rois de France 
by Grimaud
Cat Ref: 10125

52 cards + 2 Jokers

(AKA 102) 

6.00
TWIN PACK OF THE ABOVE ITEM
Cat Ref: 10125DBL
£12.00


Royal Britain playing cards by Lo Scarabeo, 2006 - Cat Ref 14349 Royal Britain playing cards 
by Lo Scarabeo, 2006
Cat Ref: 14349

** FIVE PACKS LEFT IN STOCK **

British royalty from Alfred the Great to HM Queen Elizabeth II. Name and dates shown beneath each monarch's portrait. Each card illustrated in full colour. Crowns depicted on two of the Jokers.

Indices: K, Q, J, A

Size: 58 x 88 mm

52 cards + 3 Jokers + 5 additional cards with text in English, Italian, Spanish, French and German 

5.00

Royal Heritage of England Playing Cards (double pack only*) publ. by Heritage Playing Card Company - Cat Ref 12721 Royal Heritage of England Playing Cards (double pack only*) 
publ. by Heritage Playing Card Company
Cat Ref: 12721

** ONLY TWO SETS LEFT IN STOCK **

Full-colour named portraits of all the monarchs of England from Alfred the Great to Queen Elizabeth II, with the dates of their reigns beneath. Indices in 2 corners.

52 cards + 3 Jokers + 1 additional card

Single packs of this item are available. They are called Kings & Queens of England (Cat Ref 11829)


*Please note: Where a "double pack" or a "twin pack" option is offered, a pair of matching packs with contrasting back designs is available. A "double pack" is supplied in a single box containing two packs of cards, and a "twin pack" is supplied as two separate single packs. 
7.00

Tudor Rose Patience Playing Cards (double pack only*) by Piatnik - Cat Ref 10006 Tudor Rose Patience Playing Cards (double pack only*) 
by Piatnik
Cat Ref: 10006

Court cards are illustrated with members of the British royal family and other notable figures. Henry VIII - Anne Boleyn - Francis Drake - Edward VII - Queen Victoria - Disraeli - Richard the Lionheart - Elizabeth I - Nelson - William III - Queen Anne - Marlborough. A pair of packs with contrasting back designs in a double pack box. Patience size (also available as a full size pack - see Cat Ref 10005) Patience size means small size cards for patience (solitaire) or other games where there is limited space for play. Also available as a single pack - see Cat Ref 10007

Size: 44 x 66 mm

2 x 52 cards + 3 Jokers


*Please note: Where a "double pack" or a "twin pack" option is offered, a pair of matching packs with contrasting back designs is available. A "double pack" is supplied in a single box containing two packs of cards, and a "twin pack" is supplied as two separate single packs. 
10.00

Tudor Rose Playing Cards by Piatnik - Cat Ref 10005 Tudor Rose Playing Cards 
by Piatnik
Cat Ref: 10005

** ONLY TWO DOUBLE PACKS CURRENTLY LEFT IN STOCK **

Court cards are illustrated with members of the British royal family and other notable figures. Henry VIII - Anne Boleyn - Francis Drake - Edward VII - Queen Victoria - Disraeli - Richard the Lionheart - Elizabeth I - Nelson - William III - Queen Anne - Marlborough. This pack is also available in the smaller 'patience' size (see Cat refs 10006 and 10007).

Indices: K, Q, J, A.

Size: 58 x 89 mm

52 cards + 3 Jokers 

6.50
DOUBLE PACK OF THE ABOVE ITEM
Cat Ref: 10005DBL
£12.00


  Vasa Playing Cards 
by Esselte Grako
Cat Ref: 10644
Members of Sweden's Vasa dynasty and knights on court cards. Decorated Aces

52 cards + 2 Jokers + 1 additional card 

6.50
DOUBLE PACK OF THE ABOVE ITEM
Cat Ref: 10644DBL
£12.00


  Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1977 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19770
Silver Jubilee 1952-1977  40.00

  Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1980 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19800
80th Birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother   32.00

Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1981 by WCMPC - Cat Ref 19810 Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1981 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19810
The Royal Wedding, 29 July 1981  36.00

  Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1982 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19820
Birth of Prince William 21st June 1982   40.00

  Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1991 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19910
The 500th Anniversary of the birth of Henry VIII   42.00

  Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards 1998 
by WCMPC
Cat Ref: 19980
Diana - Princess of Wales   70.00