Book of Trades Tarot (Jost Amman 1588): Seven of Wine Jugs
For the purposes of this divination, the suit of Wine Jugs corresponds to the suit of Coins, or the playing card suit of Diamonds. This suit represents the element Earth, and the social class of Merchants. Wine Jugs are considered a Feminine suit. Wine Jugs typically represent material wealth and possessions, the body and health, and the environment of the questioner.
The Sevens typically concern commitment, dreams, striving, courage, will, intelligence, perseverance, strength, long-term success, coping, resistance, and transcendence. Sevens may also represent self-delusion, temptation, and wishful thinking.
Vision. Perseverance. Profit. Reward. Investment.
The Seven of Wine Jugs is a card that means to show your commitment towards your work life or dreams, your investment now will bring you rewards in the future, both emotionally and financially. Success is a journey, not a destination. This card often means movement. This could be moving house or moving up in your career.
Reversed Meaning: Lack of long-term vision. Limited success or reward.
Excess energy and personal resources used that can cause a strain, the feeling of giving too much of your time and resources with little reward or assurance of moving forward. The advice of the card is to reassess your commitment levels, if you are not receiving the results you desire for too long, it may be best to cut your losses, especially when it seems to be a bad investment of your time and money.