The art of tattooing is one of the oldest forms of art in human history. The tradition of decorating your body with tattoos has been practised in Aland for a long time.
In September, Aland Post issue a stamp booklet featuring three different types of tattoos, presented in an Aland archipelago setting.
Date of issue: 7 September 2006
Photographer: Lasse Karkkainen
Printing house: Osterreichische Staatsdruckerei