Alternate Mox Pearl Art

Posted in Arcana on June 20, 2006

By Wizards of the Coast

Back in 1993, it may not have been clear to folks not named “Richard Garfield” that a Mox Pearl was slightly better than “just a basic Plains.” But these days, Vintage players definitely know the power of their moxen.

So when the winner of the 2006 Vintage Championship walks up on stage to claim his or her specially-commissioned alternate art for Mox Pearl this August, he or she will deserve every moxy inch. Here's a photo of this special prize, with a Magic card shown for scale.

Art by Volkan Baga

You can see the art at the 2006 Vintage Championships, August 12, 2006, at this year's Gen Con Indy. The art is by Volkan Baga. Here's a shot of the sketch that lead to the final art:

Sketch by Volkan Baga

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