25 Incredible Aztec Tribal Tattoos

Aztec art is a wonderful mix of nature and mythology. The ancient Aztecs were Sun worshipers. Their calendar consists of the Sun as the central figure. The eagle is another popular image that can be seen many Aztec artifacts. The Coat of Arms of today’s Mexico has remained true to its ancient culture by depicting the eagle motif. The beauty of Aztec art is in its intricacy and complicated designs. These Aztec tribal tattoos are perfect examples of their rich culture and beliefs. They have an ethnic charm that is irresistible. Each of these tattoos is a masterpiece by itself and worth copying.

When a civilization has a rich culture and organized social structure, its art will be rich too. The Sun God and the eagle are considered the most powerful entities in Aztecan culture. Also, the Aztecs were a very knowledgeable and scientific civilization. Their solar calendar is also a very renowned motif. These are a few tribal tattoos with Aztec themes that look really superlative. The Aztec people worshiped most forms of nature. These tattoos show various elements of nature in bold tribal tattoo style. The Sun, eagle, plants, fire and the Sun God’s eye are the central theme in these tattoos.

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Aztec Culture

Aztec culture with its calendar and temple architecture has been designed intricately in this beautiful tattoo.

Aztec Culture

Aztec Culture

Blending Of Art

The Polynesian mask motif has been designed beautifully using the traditional Aztec art forms.

Blending Of Art

Blending Of Art

Traditionally Aztec

This mask tattoo has a very traditionally Aztec look. The tattoo has been designed in very neat and intricate lines.

Traditionally Aztec

Traditionally Aztec

Art And Science

This is a fantastic display of tattoo art. Lovely geometric shapes surround the Aztec theme of sunlight.

Art And Science

Art And Science

Nature’s Bounty

The bounties of nature have been designed very artistically in this Aztec tribal tattoo.

Nature’s Bounty

Nature’s Bounty

Sun, The Life Giver

The Sun God ruled Aztec mythology and life. This tattoo shows their calendar with Sun at the center.

Sun, The Life Giver

Sun, The Life Giver

Power Of The Eagle

This is a great Aztec tattoo designed in bold tribal style showing the traditional eagle and his wing span.

Power Of The Eagle

Power Of The Eagle

Colorful Aztec Tattoo

The artist of this Aztec tattoo has made great use of different shades to create the eye of the Sun God.

Colorful Aztec Tattoo

Colorful Aztec Tattoo

Solar Power

This is intricate tattoo art showing the Aztec calendar with the Sun at the center.

Solar Power

Solar Power

Ancient Blend

This tattoo is a classic blend of Mexican Aztec designs and South American Mayan art form.

Ancient Blend

Ancient Blend

Rays Of Light

The eye of the Aztec Sun God and the rays look very artistic in this tattoo. It’s time for retribution!

Rays Of Light

Rays Of Light

Face On

This Aztec tribal tattoo gives the face prominence with its bold lines is pitch black color.

Face On

Face On

Natural Bend

Elements of nature have been designed in superb geometrical shapes in this Aztec tribal tattoo.

Natural Bend

Natural Bend

Psychedelic Nature

This is a very psychedelic representation of the Aztec tribal tattoo that draws attention like a magnet.

Psychedelic Nature

Psychedelic Nature

The Executioner

Human sacrifice was an integral part of Aztec culture. This tattoo depicts the executioner in bold tribal tattoo style.

The Executioner

The Executioner

Great Art Form

When you imagine great tattoo art form, you are thinking of this classic Aztec shoulder-and-arm tattoo.

Great Art Form

Great Art Form

Through The Ages

The Aztecan calendar through which human life goes looks great in this artistic tattoo.

Through The Ages

Through The Ages

Eagle’s Wrath

This Aztec eagle has been designed in a very modern and attractive style despite its ancient theme.

Eagle’s Wrath

Eagle’s Wrath

Sacrificial Pile

Skulls of humans who have been sacrificed to the Aztec Sun God are designed artistically around the arm.

Sacrificial Pile

Sacrificial Pile

Modern Antiquity

This is a very stylish and modern tattoo of the Aztec calendar that shows the Sun in the center.

Modern Antiquity

Modern Antiquity

Sun Personified

This is a fantastic personification of the Aztecan Sun God. As tattoo art is above comparison.

Sun Personified

Sun Personified

Sign Of Intricacy

No tattoo could be as intricate as this beautiful representation of the Aztecan annual calendar.

Sign Of Intricacy

Sign Of Intricacy

Great Together

Polynesian tribal art and Aztec motifs combine together to form such a superb tattoo.

Great Together

Great Together

Sun’s Retribution

The relentless retribution by the Aztecan Sun God is very clear in this slightly cruel looking tattoo.

Sun’s Retribution

Sun’s Retribution

Eye Of The Sun

The Aztecan Sun God’s eye is a very popular theme for tattoos. This tribal tattoo looks very artistic.

Eye Of The Sun

Eye Of The Sun

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  • Marie

    Actually I can’t appreciate this kind of tattoo. It’s looks unpleasant for me. But I believe this is a good piece of art. ^^

  • https://www.facebook.com/nikhil.sharma.982845 Nikhil Sharma

    These Aztec tribal tattoos are perfect examples of their rich culture and beliefs.