Novelties, Toys & Games

Novelties, Toys & Games

Sometimes toys and games can also be considered as puzzles. If you are interested in these, also try searching the Puzzles section.

Cup and saucer with a playing card design and gilt details

The Ace of Hearts card on the saucer is inscribed: I. ESTL, WIEN, 817. This item is a good example of 'pipitis', the condition which leads to the purchase of items covered in emblems, such as cards, beloved of many magicians.

    • Date
    • Mid 20th century or earlier.
    • Size
    • People_or_organisations
    • Key_phrases
    • Pipitis
    • Category
    • NTJ
    • Ref._no.
    • N1075 W475

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