This set of cards have an engraved picture at the top and are stencil colored.
Animals are 1-4 predators / 5-16 their prey.
The numbers are hand-written on the cards
The predators are interesting - The Lion is the Animal of Africa - "insensible of fear"
/ The Leopard is resident in India, Africa, China and Arbia
/ The Panthar is Afrcain from remote Barbary to Guinea
/ The Ounce - from the East
The prey are defined by speed - Oran-outgan is described as attcking elephants with clubs - "the only animal that uses weapons"
Condition / Cards are good - no tears - a little grubby (the first 4 grubbier than the rest) No rules / notes or box. They are in a similar sylte to John Wallis Exhibition of Beasts c 1800 and - Box of Animals, and a pack of Animals and verse cards in Norwich museum (dated c1770)
Postage / As postage often changes it will be provided at time of purchase. Postage will be at cost rounded up to the nearest £1.00 to cover packaging.
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