buried mirror: latest reflections

mesoamerica and the maya world

Month: November 2008

Maya playing cards

Not cards of the ancient or even modern Maya, but playing cards produced by — of all people — the Soviet state. Among the few sets of cards it produced (the state was the sole supplier of playing cards) was this handsome set.

maya playing card from soviet era

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More examples at English Russia.

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Friday roundup

Virtual travels in Mesoamerica

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Maya multiplication

I don’t know anything about this. Is it really Maya?

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