The traditional Samoan tattoo is called pe'a and consists of a symmetrical design of straight lines and blocks. They are done with only black ink and extend from the midtorso to th...
Samoan Tattoo Ideas
Samoa, a Polynesian island, has a long heritage of tattooing using a pig's or shark's tooth. While you can get a tattoo in the Samoan style relatively easily, you may have difficulty finding an artist who will do a Samoan tattoo using traditional...
The Pe'a is the popular name of the traditional male tattoo of Samoa, which was
originally called the malofie, a term used in the Samoan language chiefly ...
Information on Samoan tattoos, culture, traditions, and the history of this painful
Mar 12, 2015 ... Samoans have practiced tattoos for more than 2,000 years. As a part of
Polynesian culture, Samoan tattoos present strong culture specific ...
Mar 11, 2012 ... taken at Pasifika Festival - Samoan village 10/03/2012.
Samoan tattoos feature a lot of shells. These are mostly turtle shells which
represent longevity, fertility, wellness and peace.
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Jun 12, 2013 ... It seems like everybody's got an opinion about the Samoan tattoo – who should
be getting them, how they should be given, how they're meant ...
The history of the Samoan tattoo, or tatau, is steeped in cultural tradition. An
important rite of passage, the ritual application of a traditional Samoan design ...