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Maico - Borneo scorpion

Added on February 4th, 2010

Maico - Borneo scorpion

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Inspired by "Borneo scorpion"

Valiance, protection

This tattoo is typically used by men. This tribal scorpion is still a very popular tattoo in Borneo, even if its original meaning got lost in favour of its spiritual meaning: originally Dayaki warriors, who used to cut off their enemies´ heads, got the scorpion tattooed (actually stylized ""axes") as a protection in battle. The same design, when tattooed on the throat, should protec ...

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