Limited edition of the Minchiate Fiorentine cards by Edizione del Solleone di Vito Arienti. 1980, Milano - Italy.
This deck is no. 1414 of 2000 ex.
A scarce, limited edition (of 2000) Minchiate of Florence tarot card deck by Vito Arienti. The Minchiate Tarot is a photo reproduction of a Florentine Minchiate deck from 1725. Long out of print and much desired by collectors of historical decks and those interested in the development of the tarot. It includes 97 cards; the usual 56 that comprise the minor arcana of the tarot, and an extended major arcana whose 41 cards follow the tradition of Minchiate decks. This special limited edition includes a solid wood box, an instruction booklet in Italian, protective tarot card insert and tarot cards. All 97 cards are present, they have not been used and are in mint condition. Also the wooden box is undamaged.
The size of the cards is 5,8 x 9,5 cm