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Action Tattoo
(253) 218-0358
416 E Main St
Auburn, WA
 
D Js Mobile Tattoo
(253) 332-0719
31224 28Th Ave S
Federal Way, WA
 
New Look 4u
(253) 639-5665
17667 Se 303Rd St
Kent, WA
 
Stuck By A Rose Permanent
(253) 848-4089
1011 E Main Ste 202
Puyallup, WA
 
Softlook Permanant Makeup
(425) 432-0449
24005 183Rd Ave Se
Kent, WA
 
Action Tattoo
(253) 218-0358
416 E Main St
Auburn, WA
 
D Js Mobile Tattoo
(253) 332-0719
31224 28th Ave S
Federal Way, WA
 
Softlook Permanant Makeup
(425) 432-0449
24005 183rd Ave Se
Kent, WA
 
New Look 4u
(253) 639-5665
17667 Se 303rd St
Kent, WA
 
Kent Dermagraphics
(253) 852-2550
118 Central Ave
Kent, WA
 

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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