Complete wide sized deck of 52 cards. Manufactured by Andrew Dougherty at. One of the earliest Dougherty decks with turned courts, as well as the address for 26 Beekman St. On the Ace of Spades.
Brightly colorful lithographic painted stencils. One of a kind "Excelsior" Ace of spades. A-10 with J, Q, & K of the typical English suits, hearts, diamonds, clubs, & spades.
Deck includes an additional blank card. Reverses with fabulous interwoven red & white design. Cards remain in excellent condition, with only minor signs of edge-wear, soiling & patina. Card dimensions: 8.9 cm X 6.2 cm.52/52 cards complete, including 1 blank card. Condition: Very good condition; no major damages, surfaces and edges are well-preserved with only trace amounts of wear from use; Ace of Clubs has a small 2 cm wrinkle, minor instances of patina as well as signs of light soiling, minor staining & some cards with darkening of surfaces. (see photographs for additional description). 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 on sale. As well as a fine selection of Rare Tarot Decks and Fortune Telling Cards. The item "1864 Civil War Era American Playing Cards Dougherty EXCELSIOR 52 Turned Courts" is in sale since Saturday, May 27, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Paper\Playing Cards".
The seller is "mccloskysbooks_and_cards" and is located in Newmarket, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.