From the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

These images are reproduced by kind permission of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, and may not be copied.

There is much to say about these wonderful cards, and they have been admirably researched in the following references:

W.M.Fletcher, "On Some Old Playing-Cards Found In trinity College",
Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society (20 Oct 1905 - 28 May 1906), No XLVII. Published 1907.

Michael Goodall, "Behind the wainscot and under the floorboards", Lucida 9, 2003.

 

Fitzwilliam Beniere