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The meaning of sailors’ tattoos

by | 23rd, October 2017

sailor tattoos decoded


Artist Lucy Bellwood explains the meaning of sea-farers’ tattoos with The Art of the Sailor. It first appeared in the Vancouver Maritime Museum’s traveling exhibit, “Tattoos and Scrimshaw: the Art of the Sailor.”



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