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18th Century tarot cards

18th Century tarot cards

Descriptive Summary

Title: 18th Century tarot cards
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1700-1799
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4324
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This collection contains partial sets from three different 18th Century tarot card decks. Two are Italian, one of which contains a signature of the cardmaker Solesio, and the third is French, of the tarot de Marsaille type design originally of Northern Italy.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

18th Century tarot cards, ms4324, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Playing cards.
Tarot cards

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Tarot cards (5) - Italian, Solesio signature, flower design on verso
12Tarot cards (7) - Italian, 4 dot design on verso
13Tarot cards (21) - French, tarot de Mauseille type, squiggle design on verso