playing card

Playing card, printed in colour on thin card with a red and white chequered pattern on the reverse. This card is the Page or Prince of Coins, and depicts a male figure standing with one arm raised. There is a coin in the top left corner, and the number 10 in the top left and bottom right-hand corners.

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