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Tujeon (; literally meaning fighting tablets) were the traditional playing cards of Korea. Decks typically contained twenty-five, forty, sixty or eighty cards: nine numeral cards, and one General (jang), to each suit. The suits and their generals are as follows:

  • Man led by the King
  • Fish led by the Dragon
  • Crow led by the Phoenix
  • Pheasant led by the Falcon
  • Roe deer led by the Tiger
  • Star led by the North Star
  • Rabbit led by the Eagle
  • Horse led by the Wagon

The physical cards are very long and narrow, typically measuring about tall and across. They are made of oiled paper, leather or silk. The backs are usually decorated with a stylized feather design.