Reproduction of the Hofamterspiel Playing Cards of the mid 15th Century.
Made by PIATNIK - Wien in 1976 this is a limited edition of 1,000 - this being numbered 166.
This is one of the earliest card games and the the suits reflect the various political relationships in Central Europe during the period. The suits are Arms of France, Bohemia and Hungary and Germany.
Complete - 48 cards - with explanatory booklet including a section by Detlef Hoffmann titled "The Hofamterspiel and it's position in the historical development of gaming".
Housed in a pretty sensational box with outer protective box - this item is as issued.
First Class / Air Mail Postage: to UK - £3.30 / to Europe - £8.26 / to Other - £13.90 - insured is an additional £5.00 to any Country.
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