The United States Playing Card Company is proud to share this piece of our history with playing card enthusiasts and fans. First introduced in 1886 during the Russell and Morgan Printing Co. era, the Capitol brand of playing cards was in printed until 1928. Throughout its print run, it featured six different card backs. We are offering the original card back.
This special edition deck has been reproduced from our extensive playing card collection for the enjoyment of a new generation of playing card collectors
Beautiful but deadly. At first glance the back design on the strikes look classic and classy, but they have a dark side. Incredible screaming skulls and large serpents are the amazing focal point for this incredibly artistic playing card masterpiece which also feature fantastic looking court cards designed in a way never seen before. These are sure to delight magicians and lay audiences everywhere with their outstanding look and feel.
Bicycle® is an iconic brand proudly made in the USA for over 130 years. The Bicycle 1885 Playing Cards pays tribute to and celebrates our heritage and history.
These hand-drawn, illustrated cards were inspired by the Victorian era's ornate designs, as well as posters that advertised new machines and adventures.