he 'Dead Man's Hand' was made famous on August 2nd, 1876 in Deadwood, Dakota Territory. The day that Jack McCall came up behind 'Wild Bill' Hickok in Saloon No. 10 and shot him in the back of the head, just as he was about to lay down a winning hand - two pair, aces and eights.

This was the most famous poker game ever played. For more information on the incident in Deadwood, please take a moment to read the history.

If you are an avid poker player, casino owner or looking for the perfect gift for a poker player, you have come to the right spot. In time, this is destined to become THE definitive poker picture!

Well known and respected artist Ken Dewar has rendering this scene into a beautiful oil painting which was unveiled on the afternoon of August 2, 2006 - exactly 130 years after that black day in Deadwood!


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