(aka Cary-Yale Tarot Deck or Visconti di Madrone Tarot Deck) One of the earliest Tarot Decks, the Cary Yale Visconti Deck is entirely gilded, with fine paintings upon it. Like the other Visconti decks, it features numerous heraldic devices. Unlike the other Visconti decks, it features a maid and a lady among the court cards.
Traditionally said to have been commissioned by Fillipo Maria Visconti for the 1441 marriage of Bianca Maria Visconti to Francesco Sforza I.
Italy, c. 1441.
For a male Querent, a good marriage and one beyond his expectations.
Sorrow; also a serious quarrel.
Fidelity. Lovers. Friendships. Treachery.
The Town wherein one resides, Honour, Consideration, Esteem, Virtue, Glory, Reputation
Combat, Strife, Opposition, Differences, Dispute.
Antidote to bad cards; happiness and success
blessed with offspring; betrothal, merry weddings in the family; fortunate events occur in the family; joyful news; a great prize; a rich inheritance.