Aeclectic Tarot
Dedicated to the diversity and beauty of Tarot since 1996


    · Decks   · Readings   · Forum   · Home

New to Tarot? Start here
Tarot Decks Tarot Card Meanings Free Tarot Readings Forum Community What's New

1JJ Swiss Tarot

The 1JJ Swiss Tarot is an older style of tarot deck, a Marseilles variant. The cards are reprints of early woodcut designs, printed in black and coloured with blocks of red, blue, green and yellow. Titles are in French.

Read reviews of the 1JJ Swiss Tarot

Created by Stuart Kaplan
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games 1970


Where to Buy · Amazon.com · Amazon.co.uk · AlidaStore


Card Images from the 1JJ Swiss Tarot


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9


Where to Buy · Amazon.com · Amazon.co.uk · AlidaStore



1JJ Swiss Tarot review by Steve Gustafson

This was my first Tarot deck. It was not my last. Early on, I became somewhat uncomfortable with it, because of things I was reading. I bought it at a Spencer Gifts or some such purveyor of enlightenment. This would have been in 1975 or so. I would have been around fifteen.

First, most of the books assumed that you owned a Rider-Waite-Smith deck. I found it less than adequate because the RWS deck had all the extra pictures and mystic symbols and this one did not. Then I checked out some library book that said that the Marseille cards had all of this arcane lore connected to the colours and shapes of the original Marseille. And this isn't one of them, either.

But I stuck with it, learning to read it by studying the RWS images in the book and ...
Read all reviews

Stay up to date with the newest decks on Aeclectic (it's free)


Similar Decks to the 1JJ Swiss Tarot


Theme: Marseilles
Creator: Tarot Classic by Stuart Kaplan

More About These Cards


Name: 1JJ Swiss Tarot
Creators: Stuart Kaplan
Publisher: US Games 1970
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Cards: 78
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Marseilles
Minor Arcana Style: Marseilles-Style Pips
Suits: Coupes, Deniers, Epees, Batons
Court Cards: Roi, Reine, Chevalier, Valet
The Fool is 0
Strength is 11
Justice is 8

Card Size: 2.37 x 4.37 in. = 6.03cm x 11.11cm
Card Language: French
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: Ruddy-coloured check pattern.

Companion Material: The separate companion book written by Stuart R. Kaplan has been published a few times. First in 1970 as Tarot cards for Fun and Fortune Telling by US Games. Then it was first published in the UK by the Aquarian Press as Tarot Cards for Fun and Fortune Telling in 1978. The next edition was published in 1995 by Diamond Books and is called Fortune Telling with Tarot Cards.


Where to Buy · Amazon.com · Amazon.co.uk · AlidaStore
Where to Buy Yours:
Amazon.com   Buy Now
Amazon.co.uk   Buy Now
AlidaStore   Buy Now




Get our latest decks via email:

Discover the newest tarot and oracle decks in the Aeclectic Tarot newsletter.












What's Popular on Aeclectic Now




Aeclectic Tarot Categories
· Dark & Gothic Decks
· Steampunk Decks
· Goddess Decks
· Angel Decks
· Fairy Decks
· Dragon Decks
· Beginner Decks
· Pagan & Wiccan Decks
· Ancient Egyptian Decks
· Celtic Decks
· Fantasy Decks
· Beginner Books
· Lenormand Decks
· Rider-Waite Decks
· Marseilles Decks
· Thoth Decks
· Oracle Decks
· Doreen Virtue Decks
· Popular Tarot Decks
· Available Decks
· Upcoming Decks
· Solandia's Top Ten
· Top Ten Decks
· List All Decks

Who is behind Aeclectic Tarot?

My name is Kate Hill (also known as Solandia) and I'm a Tarot reader, deck collector, and lifelong student of the beauty and diversity of Tarot cards.

I created Aeclectic in 1996 to share my passion for Tarot with the world, and I've added 1500 decks over the years. Read more about me, contact me or connect in the forum.

  Contribute to Aeclectic

· Add your deck
· Submit a review
· Join the community

Get new deck updates via email
  Aeclectic Tarot Resources

Copyright © Aeclectic Tarot. All rights reserved.