1876, A.Dougherty Triplicate Playing Cards Restoration USPCC

A project in Mesa, AZ by Michael Scott

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Own a piece of history, USPCC authorized reprint of these playing cards, featuring one of the first side pip indices.
Backers: 577
Average Pledge Per Backer: $61

Funded: $35,337 of $13,000
Dates: Feb 21st -> Mar 25th (32 days)
Project By: Michael Scott
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Last push, opened the limited brick rewards, & add on limited sale

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
As a thanks to all of you for making this happen, I am going to offer a sale to try and push us over the hill for the 40K stretch goal. I want these limited decks to go to you so; Add a 1st and 2nd limited deck: $40 Add a 1st limited deck: $22 Add a... (Read More)

Last Day! Jacks, not just a surf shop.

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We are to the last day of the campaign. It has been such a fun ride. I've got my fingers crossed as we come into the home stretch! Here are the Jacks lined up in their Glory. That Jack of Spades is sure not happy.   Thanks for your continued... (Read More)

68 Hours & Crazy Eights

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Alright everybody 68 hours to victory! Lets give it a strong last push. Here are the Crazy Eights to get us all riled up. CRAZY EIGHTS  (Read More)


March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Here are the kings, lined up in all their glory. 5 DAYS LEFT!  (Read More)

Less is more

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Here is a picture of the Ace of Hearts, Ace of Clubs and Ace of Diamonds. They are beyond simple, but when they were first printed the indices in the upper corner made them a joy to use. Here they are featured along side the Ace of Spades. Although... (Read More)

Clubs & Girl Fight

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Here is a picture of all of the court cards for the clubs. Restored Clubs  On this day March 16, in 1876, Nelly Saunders and Rose Harland participated in the first female boxing match in New York City. Nelly another Irish born gal, won the fight... (Read More)

Queen of Clubs and a Flight

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Here she is, the Queen of Clubs. One more beauty restored to majesty.  THE FLIGHT DECK: Here is a really cool deck of Playing cards based on early aviation. The artwork is clean. I love the look and feel of this deck and can't wait to get mine in... (Read More)

King of Clubs, not Spades:)

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

King of Clubs and The First Call in 1876

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, The campaign is going well. We are moving toward the 40,000 goal to turn all of your 2nd decks into Bee Stock.  Campaigns catch fire when backers reach out and share the project. I wanted to share an interesting story about someone... (Read More)


March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
The Hearts were posted to the main page a few days ago. I wanted to post them here for those of you that have not yet seen them. The main thing I noticed from the Spades to the Hearts is that the Jack is a lot less irritated. The Jack of Spades is a... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
We are inches from Bee Stock on all of the 1st Edition decks! I am so excited that these 1st decks will have the Bee Stock. I think it is time to put some more stretch goals out there. I am adding 2. The first one will be at $40,000 which will take... (Read More)

Taxes on Playing Cards, & extra stamps

March 4th - via: kickstarter.com
                         Taxes on Playing Cards      In the 17th century King Charles imposed a tax on playing cards and stopped the import of french cards. The initial tax was meager but grew quickly raising up to the equivalent of... (Read More)

2nd Edition, out of the bag early!!

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
I released the second edition early! There are new pledges that include the second edition. The limited deck will be limited to 1,000 and will have the long tongue and be wrapped just like the 1st edition. All limited deck numbers will go by backer... (Read More)

Playing cards on Kickstarter - March

March 3rd - via: kicktops.com
I will try to show in this article some of the most popular playing cards projects with active campaigns. Some of them have been made by creators with a long Kickstarter experience, something that makes much easier the project development and fulfillment. (Read More)

2nd Stretch Goal!!! Check out Grotesque

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Woot, Woot!! We made it to the second stretch goal! That means you get a free stamp sticker with your pledge. Way to go!! The stamp sticker is a recreation of the original 1876 stamp that came with the original Triplicate deck. The stamp amount has... (Read More)

A Thousand Words

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
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Ultra Limited Metal Deck?

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
I am putting a some feelers out to see if any would be interested in a Limited Brass Metal Deck. They would be solid brass with a frosted face and a polished edge. It would be limited to 100 at the most. We are in production with Jeff's Metal playing... (Read More)

Poker Chips on the loose! Activities in 1876.

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
The poker chips are unlocked! The pictures and pricing are below. You can add as many as you would like.  Chip 1 features the Ace of spades with the No.18 on the opposite side. Chip 2 has the King of Hearts with the front of the box on the opposite... (Read More)


February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We are into the coin-age of the campaign:) For anyone wanting to add cover coins here is your chance. Until we reach the next stretch goal you'll get a discount. So until we reach $20,000.00 you can add 1 coin for $6, 2 Coins for $11, 3 coins for... (Read More)

$600 to stretch goal 1 & 2nd Edition

February 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We are cruising thanks to you!!! You are so wonderful and I am so grateful for all of the support. We are $600 away from meeting the first stretch goal which is to unlock the 2" Gold cover coin. The coin will be $6.00 each. You can add as many as you... (Read More)

1876, A.Dougherty Triplicate Playing Cards. A master piece of restoration

February 23rd - via: maxplayingcards.com
Along last weeks many playing cards projects have been launched through Kickstarter. Most are based on customized playing cards, some are nice, other not so nice… But this is different, this is not a new deck, but an old deck, in fact it is an authorized reprint of a deck published in 1976 by A. Dougherty: Triplicate. (Read More)

Baraja A.Dougherty Triplicate de 1876. Una obra maestra de la restauración

February 23rd - via: maxplayingcards.com
A lo largo de las últimas semanas se han puesto en marcha numerosos proyectos de naipes a través de Kickstarter. La mayoría se basan en cartas personalizadas, algunas son muy bonitas, otras no tanto… Pero esta es diferente, no es una nueva baraja, sino una baraja muy antigua, de hecho se trata de la reimpresión autorizada de una baraja publicada en 1976 por A. Dougherty: Triplicate. (Read More)

$800 away, 3 Limited decks available in a small tier, & 2nd Edition?

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Still rolling! New Pledge, 2 limited decks.

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Wow, this is Awesome!

February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone. This is a whole lot of fun! I just wanted to jump on and issue and early thank you for all of the participation. A special thanks to all those that have shared the project on your social media sites and forums.  I have received a... (Read More)

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