Which king has no Moustache in cards?

Which king has no Moustache in cards?

The king of heartsThe king of hearts is the only without a moustache – but not because of superior personal hygiene. He originally had one, but it was lost in the reproduction of the original design. A similar mistake caused his axe to become a sword.

Is an ace a face card?

No, Aces are not face cards. Only J,Q,K are face cards.

Who do face cards represent?

They depicted the club king as a stylized Charlemagne , the king of diamonds as Julius Caesar, and the king of hearts as Alexander the Great. The four kings thus represented the Jewish world, the Holy Roman Empire, and pre-Christian Rome and Greece, the four main wellsprings of Western civilization.

Why does the king of hearts have a sword in his head?

During the 15th century, the Spanish started producing standing kings. The king of hearts is sometimes called the "suicide king" because he appears to be sticking his sword into his head. This is a result of centuries of bad copying by English card makers where the king's axe head has disappeared.

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