Tag Archives: Ace of Coins

Ace of Pentacles/Coins Across Decks

I saw in my statistics page that someone had come to my site searching for images of the Ace of Coins. I thought to myself that this might make an excellent study. Danger, danger, hours later after searching through dozens of … Continue reading

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In the Ground with Wheat

The house depicted on this card is probably from one of the 625 pages in the Luttrell Psalter but I don’t have an visual example of it. The British Library has a few pages scanned from the book and there … Continue reading

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The Flowering of Nigel in a Cistercian Abbey

Daily Draw July 6th, 2009 It’s time again for The Nigel Jackson Tarot and a passage from the book The Flowering of the Middle Ages. Today’s relevant Flowering passage: “The close ties between Cîteaux and England during the early 12th … Continue reading

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Aces

Originally written by me in December 2006. ACE OF CUPS Part of my reason for studying this deck is to learn a bit about the sacred art of the Catholic Church. I find the artwork arising from the faith of … Continue reading

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Asso in Sassanian

Daily Draw September 12th, 2008 “A dossal or altar cloth from the Treasury of St. Francis of Assisi. The yellow silk was finely embroidered with gold thread in the royal workshops in Sicily on the 12th or 13th century. Griffins … Continue reading

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