The Davenport Collection
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China dish decorated with playing cards

Made by Creil et Montereau, France. This is a high quality example of ‘pipitis’, the condition which leads to the collection of items covered in emblems, such as cards, beloved of many magicians.

Item Details

Size 355mm diameter.
Date Date unknown, but pre 1960s.
Key Phrases
Ref no N183