The tattoos of one of two warriors found on the ancient permafrost burial site at Ukok Plateau some 2,500 metres above sea level close to Russia's frontiers with modern day Mongolia, China and Kazakhstan

The tattoos of one of two warriors found on the ancient permafrost burial site at Ukok Plateau some 2,500 metres above sea level close to Russia's frontiers with modern day Mongolia, China and Kazakhstan

A 2500 year old mummy that had some amazing tattoos.

A 2500 year old mummy that had some amazing tattoos.

Percentage map of blue eyes in Europe.  Read that blue eyes evolved about 10,000 years ago.

Percentage map of blue eyes in Europe. Read that blue eyes evolved about 10,000 years ago.

Tattoos on a Pazyryk woman. Significantly earlier than I'm looking at for a persona, but a similar region, so it's still interesting.

Tattoos on a Pazyryk woman. Significantly earlier than I'm looking at for a persona, but a similar region, so it's still interesting.

Tattoo History - Pazyryk Mummy Tattoos - History of Tattoos and Tattooing Worldwide

Tattoo History - Pazyryk Mummy Tattoos - History of Tattoos and Tattooing Worldwide

This cemetery symbolism infographic from Atlas Obscura details the meaning of the most commonly used decorative gravestone markers.

This cemetery symbolism infographic from Atlas Obscura details the meaning of the most commonly used decorative gravestone markers.

The Legendary August "Cap" Coleman's Tattoo parlor in Norfolk, Virginia --1936. photo by William T. Radcliffe © The Mariners' Museum/Corbis

The Legendary August "Cap" Coleman's Tattoo parlor in Norfolk, Virginia --1936. photo by William T. Radcliffe © The Mariners' Museum/Corbis

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