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Pack of Naval Coronation playing cards in box

AAB0087
Miscellaneous Antiquities

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Collection Miscellaneous Antiquities
User collections Games by lucinda
Gallery locationNot on display
Eventsnaval review, coronation, 1953
VesselsOrcades 1948

Object details:

Object ID AAB0087
Description A box containing two packs of cards in original wrapping. The box is white leather with a gold trim. Written on the box is 'CORONATION NAVL REVIEW, SPITHEAD, SS ORCADES 15 JUNE 1953'. The back of the playing cards shows an image of two ships inverted on top of a orange and white circle with a blue background and blue and white border. The other pack has the same image except the background colour is purple.
Date made 1953

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials organic: cardboard
Measurements 25 mm x 127 mm x 95 mm
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  • Pack of Naval Coronation playing cards in box (AAB0087)
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