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Card 37: Jean-Baptiste Tavernier
Branch: Tomas
Type: Founder
Rarity: Common
Puzzle: No
Clue: Yes
Top Secret: Yes
Where To Get This Card: The Sword Thief


"French explorer and diamond hunter, Jean-Baptiste Tavernier took several trips to India in the 1600s and came into contact with some of the world's most incredible diamonds: the Koh-i-Noor (Mountain of Light), the Florentine, and the Tavernier Blue, which became the Hope Diamond. Tavernier was a Tomas and had the Tomas wanderlust. The Tomas Branch paid for his journeys, but why? What was Tavernier really looking for?"


This card, combined with Card 33, Card 34, Card 35, Card 36, and Card 38, forms the Clue Gold.

This card, combined with Card 7, Card 24, Card 35, and Card 55, forms the Clue Zinc.