Skip to content
Accessible version

Maico - Borneo scorpion

Added on February 4th, 2010

Maico - Borneo scorpion

Viewed 19877 views


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 ...

Read all the meanings »

I have skimmed through the book and become so very interested in the contents... Very good and suitable for a self-education in Tattoo-ology! - Anne, London

  • - PRINT
  • - PDF
  • - EPUB