The hanged man is the twelfth trump or major arcana card in most traditional Tarot decks. It depicts a pittura infamante (defaming portrait) an image of a man being hung upside-down by one ankle. This method of hanging was a common punishment at the time for traitors in Italy. The hanged man is the card that suggests ultimate surrender, sacrifice or being suspended in time. Sliding pin 2" x 1.12" inches Black dyed metal with soft enamel. 2 black rubber attachments.