Bones Skulls and Skeletons

Tattoos of bones are as old as shamanism, healing and magic. This probably originates in the ancient superstitious belief that wearing death wards off death. The idea is that any evil that may approach the bearer of such a tattoo will be frightened away by the image of death on the body.

Biker Skull Tattoos

A colorful custom design by Rueben "Rue" Kayden

Images of skulls also represent occult wisdom and psychic powers. Skull tattoos are very popular among bikers, Goths, Wiccans and in the military.

Black Grey Skull Tattoos

An example of a black and grey skull by Dave Mcormick

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