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Author Topic: Tattoos or body painting  (Read 36 times)

sam

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Tattoos or body painting
« on: July 30, 2022, 09:47:02 AM »
While the Pre-roman inhabitants of Britain of referred to as woad-painted men, and Ibn Fadlan describes Scandinavian warriors he met as heavily tattooed, I've yet to see any mention of Anglo-Saxon tattoos. I was wondering whether anyone knows of any sources that inform us if the Anglo-Saxons had tattoos, or what possibly they may have been.