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Re: Fame riddle

In work ... A collection of the Fama Sol decks The Vievil deck became a sort of mother deck for Tarot made in the North of France (Rouen) and for Belgian Tarot games. It had a "Fama Sol" card as Temperance, which is one some specialities in this type of decks. http://a-tarot.eu/p/jan-11/bv/v-14.jpg ...

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Papal Burial Place Bamberg for Clemens II (after 1047 / probably c. 1237) According ... Das heutige marmorne Hochgrab entstand beim Bau des Eckbertdomes im 13. Jahrhundert (um 1237) und steht auf einem Sandsteinsockel, welcher an den Ecken und in der Mitte der Längsseite zylindrische Säulenbasen au...

Re: The Chariot

For the development of Germini/Minchiate we have the impact of a satyric poem in 1553, in which the 4 virtues 16-17-18-19 are compared to 4 bordell-mothers. A triumphal nude (number 10) would fit the scheme. We have no good idea, when the more or less stable iconography of the trumps of Minchiate ha...

Re: Temperance

Thank you. Likely nobody in Europe and 1650 knew the word Kundalini, but caduceus (a symbol of peacemaking Herolds and diplomats) is a good idea, especially since 1648 peace had returned for many persons (Westfälischer Friede). https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/61dxFNkIr2L._AC_SY450_....

Re: Temperance

https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b10510963k/f27.highres That's the Temperance from the Vievil Tarot. It has the Fama Sol inscription, the typical water containers, a crown on its head and a stick with wings at the end. Has anybody an idea, what the stick with wings is good for? The following c...

Re: Strength / Fortitudo

Various material to Fortitudo http://www.rdklabor.de/wiki/Fortitudo for instance this remarkable Iustitia/Fortitudo picture of 1340 http://www.rdklabor.de/w/images/thumb/5/5f/10-0241-1.jpg/800px-10-0241-1.jpg As I found out, it's a praising text for Robert, King of Naples. http://lentnersche.de/dow...

Re: Strength

welcome Anne-Marie https://cards.old.no/1557-geofroy/tdp/11.jpg (from https://cards.old.no/1557-geofroy/ ) ... might be a forerunner for your Vievil card. Although it's not a bare foot, but a foot with a sandal. ... the one sandal reminds me on the Jason legend, who lost a sandal when crossing a riv...

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