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"Cartomanzia" by Modiano is a historic and collectible deck of Italian playing cards that was first produced in 1958. "Cartomanzia" is the Italian word for cartomancy, which refers to the practice of fortune-telling or divination using playing cards.

Modiano is a well-known Italian playing card manufacturer with a long history of producing high-quality decks. The "Cartomanzia" deck is one of their iconic creations and is sought after by collectors and card enthusiasts.

The deck typically consists of 40 cards, divided into four suits: cups (coppe), coins (denari), swords (spade), and clubs (bastoni). Each suit contains ten numbered cards (from 1 to 7 and three court cards: Knave, Knight, and King).

The design of the "Cartomanzia" deck often features intricate and decorative illustrations that reflect the artistic style of the time. It is not only used for traditional card games but also holds significance for those interested in cartomancy or fortune-telling practices.

Keep in mind that vintage decks like "Cartomanzia" by Modiano, especially those from 1958, can be valuable and sought after by collectors. If you have a genuine vintage deck in good condition, it may have significant worth among card collectors and enthusiasts. However, it's always best to consult with experts or reputable collectors to determine the specific value of your deck.


Beautiful deck fro. 1958. No white book but hard golden case to protect these precious cards..

Cartomanzia by Modiano 1958

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