Certain tattoo designs have developed recognized coded meanings russian-prison-tattoos.jpg (879×1162)

Certain tattoo designs have developed recognized coded meanings russian-prison-tattoos.jpg (879×1162)

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russian prison tattoo - skull and crown

russian prison tattoo - skull and crown

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RussianCriminalTattoosGuide. I want to visit Russia some day...I feel like it's helpful to know.

RussianCriminalTattoosGuide. I want to visit Russia some day...I feel like it's helpful to know.

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Russian Prison Tattoos. Every tattoo has a meaning.

Russian Prison Tattoos. Every tattoo has a meaning.

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We spoke to the publisher of a book about Soviet prison ink about what tattoos would mark you as a thief, a homosexual, or a high-ranking criminal.

We spoke to the publisher of a book about Soviet prison ink about what tattoos would mark you as a thief, a homosexual, or a high-ranking criminal.

vegetativeapathy:  Russian Prison Tattoo  A follower told me that this goon has been taking my scans and reposting them without any info. #R...

vegetativeapathy: Russian Prison Tattoo A follower told me that this goon has been taking my scans and reposting them without any info. #R...

Female Russian prison tattoo."I look at life as it is".   "A female tattoo imitating a male tattoo. The bearer was a prostitute and thief who had robbed her drunken clients in their apartments. She was sentenced under Article 144 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR."

Female Russian prison tattoo."I look at life as it is". "A female tattoo imitating a male tattoo. The bearer was a prostitute and thief who had robbed her drunken clients in their apartments. She was sentenced under Article 144 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR."

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Russian Criminal Tattoo Exhibition

Russian Criminal Tattoo Exhibition

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The epaulette tattooed on the shoulder, the thieves' stars and religious tattoos on the chest all denote this thief's high rank. The skull in the centre of the epaulette can be deciphered as: 'I am not and will never be a slave, no one can force me to work'. 'YK' indicates the bearer has been through the 'Intensive Colony'

The epaulette tattooed on the shoulder, the thieves' stars and religious tattoos on the chest all denote this thief's high rank. The skull in the centre of the epaulette can be deciphered as: 'I am not and will never be a slave, no one can force me to work'. 'YK' indicates the bearer has been through the 'Intensive Colony'

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Russian prison tattoo. Latin "Let them hate, as long as they are afraid".

Russian prison tattoo. Latin "Let them hate, as long as they are afraid".

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