History of tattooing - Wikipedia

Ancient and traditional practices. Preserved tattoos on ancient mummified human remains reveal that tattooing has been practiced throughout the world for many centuries. In 2015, scientific re-assessment of the age of the two oldest known tattooed mummies identified Ötzi as the oldest example then known. This body, with 61 tattoos, was found embedded in glacial ice in the Alps, and was dated ...…

Tattoo - Wikipedia

Many tattoos serve as rites of passage, marks of status and rank, symbols of religious and spiritual devotion, decorations for bravery, sexual lures and marks of fertility, pledges of love, amulets and talismans, protection, and as punishment, like the marks of outcasts, slaves and convicts. The symbolism and impact of tattoos varies in different places and cultures.…

MOST POPULAR TATTOOS: Famous Tattoos In History

Jul 30, 2010 · Famous Tattoos In History . What did President Theodore Roosevelt and Winston Churchill's mum have in common? Both had tattoos. President Roosevelt's daughter Alice also had a tattoo which was in a hidden location. While Jennie Churchill's tattoo was allegedly covered for the sake of reputation, and Teddy Roosevelt's was simply in a location ...…

Tattooino FAMOUS TATTOOS

Welcome to Tattooino – an international online tattoo database! Here you will find everything about the tattoos of such famous people as musicians, sportsmen, actors and many other celebrities. Tattooino shows you not only their tattoos, but also recounts the stories which lie behind them.…