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Playing Card, ca. 1855

This is a Playing card. It is dated ca. 1855 and we acquired it in 1935. Its medium is red and black ink, paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Jean McKinnon Holt. It is credited Gift of Jean McKinnon Holt.

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Playing Card, ca. 1855; red and black ink, paper; Gift of Jean McKinnon Holt; 1935-12-1-10

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