Book of Trades Tarot (Jost Amman 1588): Ober of Beer Cups
For the purposes of this divination, the suit of Beer Cups corresponds to the suit of Cups, or the playing card suit of Hearts. This suit represents the element Water, and the social class of Clergy. Beer Cups are considered a Feminine suit. Beer Cups typically represent emotions, love, and spiritual beliefs.
The Knights typically concern teenagers or young adults. They may represent impulsiveness, higher learning, enthusiasm, questing for experience and knowledge, change and opportunity, growth, and confidence, sometimes false confidence.
Romance. Charm. Knight in shining armour. Imagination.
This card can represent change and new excitements, particularly of a romantic nature. It can mean invitations, opportunities, and offers. The Knight of Beer Cups is a person who is a bringer of ideas, opportunities and offers. He is constantly bored, and in constant need of stimulation, but also artistic and refined. He represents a person who is amiable, intelligent, and full of high principles, but a dreamer who can be easily persuaded or discouraged.
Reversed Meaning: Unrealistic. Jealousy. Moodiness.
This card represents unreliability and recklessness. It indicates fraud, false promises, and trickery. It represents a person who has trouble discerning when and where the truth ends and lies begin.