Lost Wax Playing Cards Poker Size Art of Play 15th Century Africa Deck
Take a step back in time to Fifteenth century Africa, a land untouched by the Western world. A nation where arts and entertainment were more than a vehicle of self expression -- they were a way of life.
Lost Wax Playing Cards is a tribute to the West African land of intrigue -- kingdoms, where wonder was traded in place of gold.
This unique deck, designed by Olutade Abidoye, features a vibrant color palette and back design that emulates gorgeous tapestries from the era. In addition, art connoisseurs and history buffs alike will delight in a set of custom court cards that honor native paintings and etchings of the period.
Printed by the U.S. Playing Card Co. and packaged inside a custom box featuring gold foil and embossed accents.
|Condition||Brand New & Sealed|
|Brand||Art of Play|
|Manufacturer||United States Playing Card Company, USA|
|Card Material||Premium Paper Stock|
|Card Size||Standard, Poker Size|
|Product Status||In-Stock (Australia)|
I love the little foil details on the tuck, it looks and feels great. The courts are repeating courts which is a little disappointing but they're really cool regardless. Shipping was also really quick!