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Van Buren, AR
 
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6420 Rogers Ave
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920 Garrison Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
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920 Garrison Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
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2207 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
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901 N Greenwood Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Divine Lines Body Art Studio
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3211 Towson Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
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4300 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Knight Time Tattoo
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2207 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Ink Spot Tattoo Studio
(479) 782-8498
920 Garrison Ave
Fort Smith, AR

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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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