World's Fair Auction

Auction # 33 Closing Tuesday - January 29th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EST
Catalog Lot 125

Auction Local Time: Mar 26, 2019 16:39:14 EDT

1939-1940 New York World's Fair
Magic deck of playing cards with "The Cards of Tomorrow" written on the side of the box. The front shows the Trylon and Perisphere with "New York World's Fair 1940" written on it. Inside is a deck of 46 cards, 23 of which are the 6 of clubs. The deck is used to perform magic tricks, that are successful, as long as the chosen card is the 6 of clubs. The back of the cards are a blue design. The cards were made by "Chas. Peters". Unusual. Size: Box is 2 3/8" by 3 1/2" by 5/8". Condition: Very Fine overall. The box is Fine, it has wear and all 4 small flaps are missing.

Winning Bid: $ 12

Estimate: $ 20 - $ 30

Bidding Ended

Go To Previous Lot # 124
Go To Next Lot # 126
Show Catalog Description
for Lot Number:
send Email to
Version 10.2
All contents including photographs and descriptions are Copyright © 4th Dimension Collectibles and
can not be used without the written permission of 4th Dimension Collectibles.

Auction Software for this site Copyright © 1997 - 2019, Real Time Auction Market
All Rights Reserved