Altenburger Bauerntrachten

“Altenburger Bauerntrachten” - a charming skat deck commemorating 150 years of playing cards from Altenburg, conceived by Dr. Günter Hauthal (1925-2010) featuring traditional costumes, crafts and occupations on all cards, with designs produced by Andreas Wachter, 1982.

“Altenburger Bauerntrachten” commemorating 150 years of playing cards from Altenburg, designed by Andreas Wachter, 1982 “Altenburger Bauerntrachten” commemorating 150 years of playing cards from Altenburg, designed by Andreas Wachter, 1982

Above: “Altenburger Bauerntrachten” commemorating 150 years of playing cards from Altenburg, designed by Andreas Wachter, printed by VEB Altenburg, 1982. 32 cards + information card. Images courtesy Rex Pitts.

Last Updated October 31, 2020 at 09:05pm

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