Monthly Archives: October 2018

Gambling in 1777

The Jas Townsend & Son company has been putting out a lot of videos of interest to historical reenactors. They recently did this short one on gaming/gambling in Colonial America. They mention Backgammon and here is one of the quotes … Continue reading

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16th Century Satirical German Playing Cards

A look at the symbolism of the illustrations on the deck of 16th century German cards.

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