Treasure chest tattoos capture the mystery and legend of pirate treasure and put it into a colorful nautical style tattoo.
Treasure chests and buried treasure are popular theme of pirate folklore and legend, the idea of pirates burying their wealth on remote desert islands, leaving only a map to find, has inspired countless stories, films and legends. The reality however is a little different. Pirate William Kidd is one of, if not the, only pirates known to have buried treasure. Kidd buried his precious riches on Long Island before sailing to New York, he never made it back to his loot and the treasure has sat waiting ever since...
Of course the likelihood of finding Kidd's or another pirates treasure are very slim but you can at least celebrate the legends with some awesome treasure chest tattoos. So embrace your inner pirate and enjoy these lavish treasure chest tattoos any pirate would be proud of!!