Swastika Tursa

Tattoo by and on Hurakan Dotwork, Provo, Finland.
The tursaansydän (Finnish for "heart of Tursas" or "heart of octopus" or mursunsydän ("heart of the walrus") is an ancient symbol used in Northern Europe. It was especially popular in Lapland. Some say it was used on Lappish shaman drums. The symbol originates from prehistoric times.

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