Know your Vegvisirs. I was drawing these, wondered why the different versions around the place. Nobody can figure out what Björks tattoo actually is, a Galdrabók one roughly done most likely #bjork #vegvisir #tattoo
~The Helm of Awe~ Probably the most well known of the Icelandic staves, the Helm of Awe, named "ægishjálmr" is said to make one irresistible to your foes; meaning that they are powerless against you. This symbol also gives the wearer countenance of terror, i.e. makes the wearer courageous, and helps you overcome people with over-bearing natures. It's a popular symbol to be used on a talisman or even a tattoo.
Simple looking wave tattoo on the arm. The wave is enclosed in a frame of its own wave as the shape forms into a circle over the bottom of the wave. The simple design makes the details even more noticeable and appreciated.