This complete set of reproduction 18th Century playing cards features reproductions of period authentic designs on one side; the other side is blank – typical of cards of the period. Playing cards, very popular in the 18th Century, were used for games like Whisk (General Washington’s favorite!), Cribbage and Lotta. Cards are made of heavy weight, non-laminated paper and each measure 2.5″ X 4″ and are packaged in plastic with a heavyweight paper hanging card. Made in the USA!