"H.L.Schaeufelein"

(Nuremberg, Germany)
ca. 1535
size: 9.5x6.0 cm
The complete deck consisted of 52 cards, Schaeufelein (ca. 1480 - ca. 1438) painted 41 of them, 11 others were designed by the Master of the Hederlein (according to H. Roettner, Peter Floetner's Holzschnitte, 1911).
The series was probably printed by Wolfgang Resch (noted at 2 of hearts).

spade heart diamond club
king king king king
Ober Ober Ober Ober
Unter Unter Unter Unter
10 10 10 10
9 9 9
8 8 8 8
7 7 7 7
6 6 6 6
5 5 5
4 4
3 3 3 3
2


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