You can remind yourself of the medieval history of Joan of Arc by playing games with the Joan of Arc Cotta’s Almanac Playing Cards. This replica card deck includes 52 cards with two jokers and two additional cards. It takes its design from a historical deck of cards that was published in 1805. These medieval playing cards are poker size and feature an embossed finish. The back of each card has a blue and golden geometric design.
The face card designs were inspired by the characters in the play Die Jungfrau von Orleans about Joan of Arc. Joan of Arc is the Queen of Spades. Also, the Jack, Queen, and King cards feature the names Valet, Dame, and Roi respectively. These cards depict people involved with Joans life, both real and fictional.
Meanwhile, the number cards also feature artwork in addition to the pips. The deck comes in a blue tuck card box. Keep this card deck for yourself, use it to play games with family and friends, or give it as a gift.
- Includes 52 cards plus 2 jokers and 2 additional cards
- Based on historical deck
- Inspired by a play about Joan of Arc
- Comes with tuck box
- Great for gifting or playing card games
- Length: 3.5 Inches
- Width: 2.5 Inches
Measurements are approximate.