Original Queen of hearts. Illustrated Queen of hearts Card Costume. Great design for all the lovers of Poker, Texas Hold 'em, Blackjack, Bridge and other card games. The Queen is a playing card with a picture of a queen on it. In French playing cards, the usual rank of a queen is as if it were 12, that is, between the King and the Jack. In tarot decks, it outranks the Knight which in turn outranks the Jack. In the game of Hearts, the Queen of Spades is the major card to avoid, and is called a variety of unsavoury names. French deck manufacturers assigned each court card a particular historical or mythological personage. The Queens in a French deck have assigned names as follows.
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