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Imperial Conquian Spanish Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 9
Box#: 1
Manufacturer:
Brand: Patch Products, Inc.
Country: United States
City: Beloit
State: WI
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Game
Suit System: Spanish
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 90 x 65
Subject: Conquian
Notes: Spanish suited, 48 card deck, for playing the game of Conquian. 4 instruction cards, 4 advertisement cards. $5.00 Q-46 of Box 26


Icelandic Historical Saga Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 53
Box#: 1
Manufacturer: Altenburg Playing Card Company
Brand:
Country: East Germany
City: Altenburg
State: Thuringia
Date of Issue: After 1945
Number of Cards: 53
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 92 x 60
Subject: Icelandic history
Notes: Altenburg Playing Card Company started in 1937. Historical Icelandic figures on court cards. Later issue of this Icelandic deck. Yellow background lines on card faces indicate this was printed during the German Democratic Republic era, post World War II. The courts of each suit feature different people. Aces feature two black and white landscapes and decoration. 1 joker. No housing, wrapped in paper sleeve. $96.00 (Cartorama: $128 with box) AA-5 of Box 36 (L-412)


It's Marvelous Beer Deck playing cards
ID#: 92
Box#: 2
Manufacturer: Thomas De la Rue & Company
Brand:
Country: England
City: London
State:
Date of Issue: 19??
Number of Cards: 53
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 90 x 58
Subject: Cape Hill Brewery
Notes: 1 Joker Printed silver and black back design. Housed in printed paper box with back of card on outside. $3.00 R-1 of Box 27.


I Love Lucy 60th Anniversary Best Friends Playing Cards
ID#: 163
Box#: 3
Manufacturer: Aquarius
Brand:
Country: Canada; China
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2011
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 63 x 89
Subject: I Love Lucy; Best Friends
Notes: "I Love Lucy" 60th Anniversary logo on back of every card. 2 Jokers, with "I Love Lucy" logo printed on front. 52 scenes from this television show. 52-175. X-13 of Box 33. $7.00


International Harvester Red Power on Parade Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 175
Box#: 4
Manufacturer:
Brand: Classic Tractor Playing Cards
Country: United States
City: Rockland
State: DE
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Red Power International Harvester Tractors
Notes: Two jokers. One informational card about the Classic Tractor Playing Cards Company. Card faces feature photographs of Red Power International Harvest tractors with a note by the owners of the the tractors. Card backs feature the International Harvest logo on a yellow background. (G-1568) $ 5.00 X-4 of Box 33


I Can't Believe It's Not Butter Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 218
Box#: 4
Manufacturer: Van den Bergh Foods Limited
Brand:
Country: England
City: Crawley
State:
Date of Issue: 199?
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 56
Subject: I Can't Believe It's Not Butter
Notes: Two jokers. Courts are cows with butter and rolls to put them on or spreaders. Aces have a distinctive design. Card backs are two cows with the I Can't Believe It's Not Butter logo. Jokers are cows with cell phones. Housed in pictorial paper box. $ 15.60 Y-9 of Box 34


ICANN WIKI Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 324
Box#: 6
Manufacturer:
Brand: Neustar Registry Service
Country: Canada
City: Toronto
State:
Date of Issue: 2012?
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Neustar Registry
Notes: Two jokers and one informational card for Neustar Reistry. Gosling notes, "Deck issued by this firm incorporating images of key figures in the industry on some cards, while others give logos and text for major online services, incorporating a variety of domain names." Housed in pictorial paper box. $ 5.00 BB-2 of Box 37.


It's More Than Hockey Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 355
Box#: 7
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Detroit Red Wings
Notes: Z-5 of Box 35 $10.00 Detroit Red Wings deck featuring color pictures of players of this team on each card. 2 Jokers; octopus in Detroit Red Wings jersey on each Joker card.


Indiana Jones All Four Movies Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 391
Box#: 8
Manufacturer: Cartamundi
Brand:
Country: Belgium
City: Turnhout
State:
Date of Issue: 2008
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Indiana Jones
Notes: Three jokers. Card faces are stills from the movie with a quote with each suit corresponding to a different film. Card backs are a drawing of Jones with the logo of his name. Housed in pictorial paper box. $ 8.75 V-5 of Box 31.


Israel Museum Playing Cards
ID#: 403
Box#: 8
Manufacturer:
Brand: Israel Museum Products
Country: Jerusalem
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 1999
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Original_Design, Souvenir
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject: Israel Museum
Notes: V-8 of Box 31 Jerusalem, Israel Museum Products, 1999. Playing cards inspired by Dada and Surrealist works. Modern interpretation of playing cards based on chance and games of chance, from the art collection of Arturo Schwartz gifted to the Museum. $8.00 2 Jokers 1 card with information about Dada and Surrealist artists Shares box with V-9 (Brooke Bond PG Tips Playing Cards)


ICC Cricket World Cup England 1999 Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 449
Box#: 10
Manufacturer: Collectible Cards
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue: [1999]
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Souvenir, Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 58
Subject: ICC Cricket, England, 1999
Notes: Two jokers and one card with a picture of team Zimbabwe without a marking. Card faces feature different named pictures of cricket players with one or two pictures for each value. Card backs are logos for different cricket teams with the World Cup logo. Housed in two part plastic case. W-11 of Box 32.


Inside the Dream Greater Cincinnati Amateur Sports Association Bid City Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 461
Box#: 10
Manufacturer: U. S. Playing Card Co.
Brand:
Country: United States
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Advertisement, Souvenir
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 89 x 63
Subject: Cincinnati, Olympics
Notes: Two jokers and informational cards about Cincinnati and the sponsors for the decks. Card faces are pictures and accompanying facts about the city of Cincinnati in relation to hosting the Summer 2012 Olympics. Card backs are the Amateur Sports Association with a border and the words "Inside the Dream 2012 United States Bid City." Housed in pictorial paper box. T-19 of Box 29.


Imperial Gold Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 606
Box#: 13
Manufacturer: Patch Products, Inc.
Brand:
Country: United States of America
City: Beloit
State: WI
Date of Issue: 2003
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 90 x 64
Subject:
Notes: Beloit, WI, Patch Products, Inc., 2003. (China) International deck with crudely drawn courts. 2 Jokers 2 advertising cards for Patch Products, Inc. No. 1485 $1.30 M-25 of Box 22


Imperial Large Index Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 607
Box#: 13
Manufacturer: Patch Products, Inc.
Brand:
Country: United States of America
City: Beloit
State: WI
Date of Issue: 2003
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 90 x 64
Subject:
Notes: Beloit, WI, Patch Products, Inc., 2003 (China) Large index cards with crudely drawn English courts. 2 Jokers 2 advertisement cards for Patch Products, Inc. No. 1451 $1.30 M-24 of Box 22


Iraqi Most Wanted (Italian Edition) Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 608
Box#: 13
Manufacturer: Modiano
Brand:
Country: Italy
City: Triestte
State:
Date of Issue: 200?
Number of Cards: 52
Deck Type: Advertisement, Educational, Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88 x 64
Subject: Iraqi Most Wanted
Notes: Triestte, Italy, Modiano, 200? A fine printing of this now classic deck originally issued by the U.S. government to inform troops arriving in Iraq of leaders to seek and capture. $12.00 M-15 of Box 22


Icy Straight Point, Hoonah, Alaska Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 632
Box#: 14
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88 x 58
Subject: Alaska
Notes: China. International pattern deck promoting this area of Alaska. 2 Jokers $4.00 J-31 of Box 19


Island Heritage Sandal Shaped Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 772
Box#: 18
Manufacturer: Island Heritage
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement, Souvenir
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 87 x 56
Subject:
Notes: "Floral Imprint Blue" back design. Cards are shaped like flip-flops; patience size deck but surprisingly easy to handle as cards. Unique single-headed half English courts. $4.00 N-25 of Box 23


I love Singapore Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 801
Box#: 18
Manufacturer: Dream Studios Pte Ltd
Brand: The Poker Manic--Guardian Angel Singapore Tourism Board
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2012
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Advertisement, Informational, Souvenir
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 85 x 60
Subject: Singapore Tourism
Notes: Deck box designed with black, white, and red designs. Box is white aluminum with a flip top. Each card has a color photo of Singapore with an English description on the side and Mandarin inscriptions on adjacent corners. 1 joker, 1 advertisement card from the tourism office. PP-05 of Box 51


Imperial Quality Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 835
Box#: 18
Manufacturer: Patch Products Inc.
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Entertainment, Advertisement, Game
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 62
Subject:
Notes: Deck box specifies that the deck is meant for playing poker. 2 joker cards, 2 advertisement cards for Patch Products Inc. ? 0f Box 48.


I Spy Road Game Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 837
Box#: 18
Manufacturer: Sea to Sky Photography
Brand: Cartamundi USA Inc.
Country: United States
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Game
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 62
Subject:
Notes: While this deck can still be used to play a traditional card game, the deck box has instructions on how to use the game to play I spy. Each card has four different I spy options. 2 joker cards, 1 title card. MM-17 of Box 48


Imperial Palace Ceramics Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 840
Box#: 19
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Historical, Advertisement, Educational
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 85 x 55
Subject:
Notes: Deck box contains a picture of one of the many different types of ceramics that the museum has. Each card has a different piece of porcelain, dating back to the Neolithic age. 1 joker with another porcelain piece. MM-13 of Box 48


Inky-Dinky's Kitten Club Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 878
Box#: 20
Manufacturer: Inky-Dinky
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2006
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Original_Design
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 61
Subject:
Notes: Each card is a different image of a cat at play, often with the pip marks, single headed cat courts. $5.95 TT-14 of Box 54


Imperial Quality Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 883
Box#: 20
Manufacturer: Patch Products Inc.
Brand:
Country: China
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 2003
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Game
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 86 x 62
Subject:
Notes: Distinctive coloring in the simplified international patterned courts. Deck box has slight discoloration. Cards have similar discoloration as well. Patch 1450. $2.00 TT-23 of Box 54


International Signalcards
ID#: 941
Box#: 22
Manufacturer: Sunset House
Brand:
Country: United States
City: San Diego
State: CA
Date of Issue: 1940s?
Number of Cards: 66
Deck Type: Educational
Suit System: Picture
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 87 x 56
Subject: Flags
Notes: Intended to be sold in ships' service store, among other locations.$3.00 SS-7 of box 53.


Imperial Deck
ID#: 964
Box#: 22
Manufacturer: King Press Inc.
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Carlstadt
State: NJ
Date of Issue: 1930-50s?
Number of Cards: 52
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 89 x 57
Subject: Imperial Deck
Notes: $3.00 R-49 of box 53.


International Playing Cards Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 981
Box#: 23
Manufacturer: John Berry
Brand: Swift Print of Stroud (Glos.)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Bromley
State:
Date of Issue: 2003
Number of Cards: 51
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 92 x 64
Subject:
Notes: First published in 1874 for the wedding of the Duke of Edinburgh. Reproduction with information sheet giving deck history. The deck is missing one card: the ace of clubs.Every court card features a monarch in power at the time. The queen of hearts is Queen Victoria. There is an informational letter packaged with the cards that describes the history of the cards. It explains who all of the monarchs are. $16.00 O-1 of Box 24


I Tarogatti/ Tarot of the Cats Cards
ID#: 1109
Box#: 25
Manufacturer: Mastri Cartai Editori
Brand:
Country: Italy
City: Perugia
State:
Date of Issue: 1990
Number of Cards: 22
Deck Type: Cartomancy
Suit System: Tarot
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 124 x 86
Subject: Tarot of Cats
Notes: The 21 Arcana cards featuring artistically drawn cats as the various tarot figures. Design: Serena Ciai. No.621 of limited edition of 2000 decks, signed by the srtist on the wrapper. Cartorama LV, item 16. $35.00 UU-16 of Box 55.


International Pattern China Made Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 1149
Box#: 27
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Port Newark
State: NJ
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type:
Suit System: French
Standard:
Card Size: 82 x 62
Subject:
Notes: Cheaply printed deck on thin card stock with multi-color court cards. $2.00 VV-16 of Box 27


Ireland Playing Cards
ID#: 1162
Box#: 27
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 20??
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type:
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88 x 63
Subject:
Notes: Souvenir deck of Ireland with a different color picture on each card. $7.95 WW-13 of Box27.


Imperial Brand Playing Cards: Pinochle Deck Playing Cards
ID#: 1185
Box#: 27
Manufacturer: Western Publishing Company
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Racine
State: WI
Date of Issue: 1930's ?
Number of Cards: 48
Deck Type:
Suit System: French
Standard:
Card Size: 89 x 57
Subject:
Notes: Courts have bright flesh colored faces. Back design by Clyde Cole entitled The Globe Inn, Banbury, copyrighted M.B. NY (no date). Box has added name: No. 252 Banbury


Iraqi Most Wanted Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1235
Box#: 28
Manufacturer: Liberty Playing Card Company
Brand:
Country: U.S
City: Arlington
State: TX
Date of Issue: 2003
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: E
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject: Political
Notes: Reprint of this historic Iraq Most Wanted deck by this Texas manufacture. (G-1488). Photos of Iraqi leaders. 2 jokers. one manufacuturer card.$8.00 KK-24 of Box 45.


Icelandair Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1238
Box#: 28
Manufacturer: Cara Mundi
Brand:
Country: Belgium
City: Turnhout
State:
Date of Issue: 19??
Number of Cards: 55
Deck Type: Advertisement
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88x53
Subject:
Notes: Very regular and non-descriptive deck. Deck includes 2 jokers and one card for bridge scoring table. $9.00. KK-18 of Box 45.


Islandic Sagas Deck. playing cards
ID#: 1407
Box#: 33
Manufacturer: Altenburg P.C. Co.
Brand:
Country: Germany
City: Altenburg
State: Thuringia
Date of Issue: 1930
Number of Cards: 54
Deck Type: Original_Design
Suit System:
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: Designed by Tryggve Magnusson for the 1,000th anniversary of Iceland. 2 jokers. Courts nordic figures. Pamphlet about historical Icelandic playing cards $25.00. L-530 of Box 6.


Irish Legendary Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1459
Box#: 35
Manufacturer: n.m.
Brand:
Country: n.c.
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 1990
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System:
Standard:
Card Size: 88x57
Subject: Irish history
Notes: Four corner pips, courts figures from Irish legends, with court marks o R,L and B. Aces decorated jokers are bards, single headed. The suits are based of figures from hearts=Ulster, diamonds=Leinster, Clubs=Munster, and spades=Connaght. 2 jokers and 2 info cards. $10.00 999 of Box 3.


Indiana Jones Playing Cards Deck.
ID#: 1477
Box#: 35
Manufacturer: Cartamundi
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Dallas
State: TX
Date of Issue: 2008
Number of Cards: Decks sealed 54 each deck?
Deck Type: advertising
Suit System: French
Standard: Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: Metal tin with two packs of playing cards (2 jokers each deck?) one featuring "All Four Movies," and the second images from "Kingdom of the Crystal Skull." Decks still sealed. $10.00. E-14 of Box 14.


Invisible Old Maid Game
ID#: 1560
Box#: 37
Manufacturer: Designed by Adam & Gaby for Kikkerland
Brand:
Country: made in Taiwan
City:
State:
Date of Issue: n.d.
Number of Cards:
Deck Type: game
Suit System:
Standard:
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: Clear plastic cards with design that prevent seeing the playing side. $8.00. 23-A of Box 10.


Ingalls Wonderful Zodiac Fortune Telling Cards Game
ID#: 1600
Box#: 38
Manufacturer: Harry Ingalls
Brand:
Country: Unites States
City: Swamscott
State: MA
Date of Issue: 19??
Number of Cards: 30
Deck Type: Cartomancy
Suit System:
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 93x57
Subject:
Notes: Tarot; picture of Ingalls, marginal fortunes, etc. Case is in bad repair. $25.00(cat). 663 of Box 5


Italian Scopa/Scopone Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1678
Box#: 40
Manufacturer: Modiano
Brand:
Country: Italy
City:
State:
Date of Issue: ?
Number of Cards: 40
Deck Type:
Suit System: Italian
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x53
Subject:
Notes: Italian cards game with traditional cards. A deck of Italian cards consist of 40 cards, divided into four suits. QQ-20 of Box 52.


International Playing-Card Society Playing Card Deck
ID#: 1722
Box#: 42
Manufacturer: International Playing-Card Society
Brand:
Country: United States
City: New Haven
State: CT
Date of Issue: n.d.
Number of Cards: ?
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x57
Subject: History
Notes: Cards are still sealed. The back of the cards have pictures of historical figures (Lincoln and Henry Clay i.e.). An instruction manual is included. #488 of Box 6.


It is Time to Retire Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1796
Box#: 45
Manufacturer: Ivory Tower Publishing Co
Brand:
Country: United States
City: Watertown
State: NY
Date of Issue: 1988
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x57
Subject:
Notes: Cards have answers to the question "It is time to retire when..." The deck has 2 jokers and 2 misc. cards.This deck shares a plastic case with #1918. #1919 - no box number.


Incomplete Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1804
Box#: 45
Manufacturer: ?
Brand:
Country:
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 39
Deck Type: e
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject:
Notes: This is an incomplete deck of playing cards. "Error of Cutting." Was this kept to show error of cutting? In wrapper only L-583 - no box number.


Interflug Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 1902
Box#: 47
Manufacturer: n.m.
Brand:
Country: East Germany
City:
State:
Date of Issue:
Number of Cards: 53
Deck Type: Advertising
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x57
Subject:
Notes: Advertising cards for the former DDR (East Germany). The courts are double headed colorful figures. 1 joker included. Cards in hard plastic case. III-10 of Box 69.


Islenzk Spil/Historical Icelandic Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 2079
Box#: 54
Manufacturer: Magnus Djaran
Brand:
Country: Iceland
City: Reykjavik
State:
Date of Issue: ca, 1974
Number of Cards: 56
Deck Type: Historical
Suit System: French
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 88x63
Subject: Iceland
Notes: Designed bys Tryggvi Magnusson. Produced for the 1,000th anniversary of Iceland. This one of the later reprintings. With booklet describing the court historical figures. (L530a). 4 misc cards and historical Icelandic brochure included.$48.00. LLL-33 of Box 72.


Ichiroku Playing Cards Deck
ID#: 2089
Box#: 54
Manufacturer:
Brand:
Country: Japan
City:
State:
Date of Issue: Probably 1970s
Number of Cards: ?
Deck Type: Entertainment
Suit System:
Standard:
Card Size: 45x25
Subject:
Notes: Small cards (wooden?) black on side and white on the other. The cards are wrapped in silver foil with seals attached. All of this in a box with a painting of a general (Napoleon?)on the front. $15.00. LLL-30 of Box 72.


Ichiroku
ID#: 2100
Box#: 54
Manufacturer: Nintendo
Brand:
Country: Japan
City:
State:
Date of Issue: 1970s`
Number of Cards: ?
Deck Type:
Suit System:
Standard: Non-Standard
Card Size: 55x32
Subject:
Notes: Japan, Nintendo. Cards are still sealed. $10.00. LLL-49 of Box 72

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