Day of the Dead Edition Black Playing Cards by Gent Supply Co
Last update was on: April 19, 2018 2:57 pm
This custom deck of black on black plastic playing cards features characters and symbols from the Day of the Dead – Día de Muertos celebration. This deck was illustrated by Gustavo Borboa. This deck of cards is certainly gorgeously illustrated with cempasúchil and sugars skulls on the cards. The matches of the cards likewise have special meanings. The Spade represents the god of death’s flint knife, seeking the heart of man, the Heart provides the soul within, the Clubs are mysticism and nature’s power, while the Diamonds symbolize the material world that we leave behind. The King and Queen of Clubs are the Aztec god and goddess of the dead, the Jack of Clubs is normally a Mexican “Charro”. The lace work on the back of the card represents the Papel Picado decorated tissue paper represents wind and the fragility of lifestyle.