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Quilts of Gee's Bend Playing Cards

Chronicle

Regular price $17.00

Admire the colorful artwork of the Gee’s Bend quilters as you play with this double deck of cards. Build a winning hand on game night or deal a set for solitaire — there are as many ways to use these colorful playing cards as there are pieces in the beautiful quilts that adorn them!

Since the early twentieth century, the Quilters of Gee's Bend–a small Black community in Alabama–have created hundreds of patchwork masterpieces. Their imaginative and boundary-pushing work constitutes a crucial achievement in the history of American art. 

These decks feature quilts by Qunnie Pettway and Loretta Pettway. 

Specifications
  • Two 54-card decks
  • Box size: 5 3/4" x 4" x 1"