Since the product’s inception in 2006, Topps Allen & Ginter has offered collectors some of the most intriguing and creative trading cards ever imagined.
Whether it was the first-ever DNA card, dinosaur bone card, Paw-tagraph (canine’s footprint), grow-able card (featuring plant seeds) or Colony in a Card (eggs of live sea creatures), Topps Allen & Ginter has stretched the boundaries of what a trading card can offer.
And in line with some of the coolest cards ever created, Allen & Ginter presents its “Artifact” cards. These cards were inserted into packs of 2012 Topps A&G as redemptions and now Topps unveils what the special artifact is that’s embedded into the card.
Following is the checklist and description of the 2012 A&G Artifact Cards.
Card 1 – Carcharodon Megalodon Tooth (10 million years old)
Card 2 – Bronze coin (Roman Empire)
Card 3 – Cleoniceras Species Fossil (120 million years old)
Card 4 – Native American stone point (500 – 9,000 years old)
Card 5 – Neolithic stone point (3,000 to 8,000 years old)