History Of Tattoo Tools

Tattoos have been around for as long as anyone can remember. Ancient Egyptian women have been covered with small dots tattooed on the abdomen and other places thought to be associated with sexuality.

Take a look at the evolution of tattooing tools from very primitive ones to the tattoo gun.

Ancient Egyptian Needles

Ancient Thai Needle Kit

Maori Chisel

Polynesian Rake Needle

Japanese Tebori Needles

Edison's Electric Pen

O'Reilly's Rotary Two Coil Needle

Advanced Rotary Needle

Modern Electro-Magnet Machine