Tattuesday: Where did the tattoo come from?

tattoo_handHave you ever wondered where the tattoo originated from? Well, the Smithsonian website (http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/tattoos-144038580/) presents the reader with such historical information as the earliest evidence of the tattoo. For example, it informs us that the earliest forms of tattoos were thought to have originated in Egypt until 1991 when researchers found an Iceman with tattoos that dates to be 5,200 years old. Cool, right? Check out the rest of the article to learn more historical facts about tattoos!

Thy Humble Leaf,

Kayla Kyle

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