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"The art of tattoo is not from the South Pacific"

"Otzi" (ca. 330 BC) was tattooed. From the time of the ancient Egyptians are known tattoos nearly 4000 years old. Pharaohs used ivy leaves as reasons for their tattoos, and representations of animals were loved by them. Scottish people used body tattoos so much that they become blue. And in Japan there is a long tradition of tattooing. Art of injecting ink into the skin has been found in various cultures around the world that had no links between them. But the modern European sailors brought the custom of tattooing from the South Pacific.
Facts from History