Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore these ideas and much more!

Humans have marked their bodies with tattoos for thousands of years. These…

The Valknut Runic Symbol. The Valknut was a runic symbol found in many of the Norse rune carved standing stones throughout Scandinavia. A Valknut is a warriors symbol, it shows total dedication to Odin, All-father, and dedicates all those slain by the bearer as a sacrifice to Odin, so the all father may fill Valhalla with warriors before the Ragnarok.

Pazyryk Mummy Tattoos - History of Tattoos and Tattooing Worldwide

This tattoo was found on a 2500 yr old mummy in (what is today) Southern Russia. The woman was intered with 2 horses, armor, and weapons. She was of the Scythian people, a nomadic group of herders, hunters, and warriors.