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26 October
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1876 Triplicate Dragon Playing Cards Restoration. A classic deck with a popular back

Michael Scott (Home Run Games) has already become a reference in the contemporary restoration of old cards. After six successful campaigns, he has just launched his latest challenge: 1876 TRIPLICATE DRAGON. In 1876, Andrew Dougherty, a printer and manufacturer of playing cards, got a U.S. Patent for his triplicate cards. The triplicate was a miniature card placed in the top left and bottom right corners. It was a revolution in the way cards could be held and viewed. The decorative ace…

23 February
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1876, A.Dougherty Triplicate Playing Cards. A master piece of restoration

  Along last weeks many playing cards projects have been launched through Kickstarter. Most are based on customized playing cards, some are nice, other not so nice… But this is different, this is not a new deck, but an old deck, in fact it is an authorized reprint of a deck published in 1876 by A. Dougherty: Triplicate.     In 1876, Andrew Dougherty, a printer and manufacturer of playing cards, got a U.S. Patent for his triplicate cards. The…