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.


Size Diameter of saucer 150mm.
Date Mid 20th century or earlier.
Key Phrases
Ref no N1075

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