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Skin Grafix Tattoo
(605) 226-8288
2511 S Highway 281
Aberdeen, SD
 
First Impression Clinic
(605) 225-5337
613 S State St
Aberdeen, SD
 
Ink Spot Tattoo And Body Piercing
(605) 229-7400
125 N Roosevelt St
Aberdeen, SD
 
Twisted Tattoo
(605) 651-4611
321 35th St. S
Brookings, SD
 
Tombstone Tattoos
(605) 737-4337
916 Mount Rushmore Rd
Rapid City, SD
 
Ink Spot Tattoo and Body Piercing
(605) 229-7400
414 S 2Nd St
Aberdeen, SD
 
First Impression Clinic
(605) 225-5337
613 S State St
Aberdeen, SD
 
Custom Creations Tattoos and P
(605) 373-9453
945 S Marion Rd
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Affinity Body Art
(605) 334-1635
2005 S Minnesota Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Body Illustrations
(605) 692-5511
128b Main Ave S
Brookings, SD
 

Cross Moline tattoos

Cross Moline Tattoos - In English heraldry, the cross moline is a design element that identifies the eighth son in a succession of inheritors. Each of the four arms of the cross moline peel off into a pair of curls at the end, producing eight points.

Design elements in heraldry, like the cross in its many variations, were originally a system of identifying combatants when their faces were hidden behind iron masks and helmets.

In French, the cross moline is known as the Croix Fourche, for its forked appearance.

The cross' shape derives from the piece of iron that supports the upper millstone of a corn-mill. In French, the word for mill is mouline. Hence, 'moline'. The Latin word molere means 'to grind'. It's not surprising that this cross is sometimes called a Millstone Cross or Miller's Cross.

A Christian point of view interprets the eight tips of the cross moline as the eight beatitudes. The cross may also have been identified with Luis Molina, a Spanish Jesuit who radically argued (in the 16th century) that God's grace was enough to sanctify the soul-even while man exercised free will.

Cross Inspiration Gallery - Click here to get inspired! As a tattoo design and symbols, the Moline Cross has a wonderful gothic feel and appearance, alluding to both the spiritual and to a time in history long since past. So if knights, fair maidens, jousting tournaments, slaying dragons and renaissance fairs hold great appeal, this may be just the cross design you are looking for.

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