A Tarot of the mythology and culture of the Scandinavian invaders, the Vikings. The card art of the Vikings Tarot features natural-looking watercolours, and the symbology is based on the Rider-Waite.
Vikings Tarot review by Kate Hill
"The traditional iconography of the Tarot united with the epic deeds of Odin, Thor, the Aesir, and the Vanir. A world of poetry and legend, courage and spirit, death and rebirth."
The concept for Viking Tarot deck is from Manfredi Toraldo, who also created the Olympus Tarot and Durer Tarot (also published by Lo Scarabeo). The artwork is by Sergio Tisselli, new to the world of Tarot art. The deck is based on the culture and legends of the 'Vikings', a loose term for the groups of Scandinavian raiders who invaded and settled parts of Europe, Britain, and even North America in the ninth to eleventh centuries. They have a reputation for being barbarians, heroic and bloodthirsty warriors, but they also had a complex and diverse culture that included merchants, craftsmen, traders and ... read more reviews.
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More About These CardsName: Vikings Tarot
Creators: Manfredi Toraldo, Sergio Tisselli
Publisher: Lo Scarabeo 2003
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Mixed
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
Suits: Chalices, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Knave, Knight, Queen, King
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.60 x 4.72 in. = 6.60cm x 12.00cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Reversible