Lesser Arcana - Pentacles

  • King of Pentacles
    King of Pentacles

    The figure calls for no special description the face is rather dark, suggesting also courage, but somewhat lethargic in tendency. The bull's head shou...

  • Queen of Pentacles
    Queen of Pentacles

    The face suggests that of a dark woman, whose qualities might be summed up in the idea of greatness of soul; she has also the serious cast of intellig...

  • Knight of Pentacles
    Knight of Pentacles

    He rides a slow, enduring, heavy horse, to which his own aspect corresponds. He exhibits his symbol, but does not look therein. Divinatory Meanings: U...

  • Page of Pentacles
    Page of Pentacles

    A youthful figure, looking intently at the pentacle which hovers over his raised hands. He moves slowly, insensible of that which is about him. Divina...

  • Ten of Pentacles
    Ten of Pentacles

    A man and woman beneath an archway which gives entrance to a house and domain. They are accompanied by a child, who looks curiously at two dogs accost...

  • Nine of Pentacles
    Nine of Pentacles

    A woman, with a bird upon her wrist, stands amidst a great abundance of grapevines in the garden of a manorial house. It is a wide domain, suggesting ...

  • Eight of Pentacles
    Eight of Pentacles

    An artist in stone at his work, which he exhibits in the form of trophies. Divinatory Meanings: Work, employment, commission, craftsmanship, skill in ...

  • Seven of Pentacles
    Seven of Pentacles

    A young man, leaning on his staff, looks intently at seven pentacles attached to a clump of greenery on his right; one would say that these were his t...

  • Six of Pentacles
    Six of Pentacles

    A person in the guise of a merchant weighs money in a pair of scales and distributes it to the needy and distressed. It is a testimony to his own succ...

  • Five of Pentacles
    Five of Pentacles

    Two mendicants in a snow-storm pass a lighted casement. Divinatory Meanings: The card foretells material trouble above all, whether in the form illust...

  • Four of Pentacles
    Four of Pentacles

    A crowned figure, having a pentacle over his crown, clasps another with hands and arms; two pentacles are under his feet. He holds to that which he ha...

  • Three of Pentacles
    Three of Pentacles

    A sculptor at his work in a monastery. Compare the design which illustrates the Eight of Pentacles. The apprentice or amateur therein has received his...

  • Two of Pentacles
    Two of Pentacles

    A young man, in the act of dancing, has a pentacle in either hand, and they are joined by that endless cord which is like the number 8 reversed. Divin...

  • Ace of Pentacles
    Ace of Pentacles

    A hand--issuing, as usual, from a cloud--holds up a pentacle. Divinatory Meanings: Perfect contentment, felicity, ecstasy; also speedy intelligence; g...