This deck is the Lombarde. It is from the French regional style of Italian playing cards. The Size of the Deck is 3 1/2" x 2 1/2". Although played throughout Italy, It is most commonly played in the Liguria region.
This is a plastic-coated playing card made of triplex cardboard. Triplex cardboard is thicker and meant to last longer than a normal plastic-coated playing card.