Thief Russian Tattoo Signet
A series of Signet Rings influenced by imagery used from Russian Criminal Tattoos. Many of the designs were tattooed on inmates around the 1940s-1960s.
Imagine your resume was actually tattooed on your body; all your achievements — or lack thereof — explained in pictures for everyone to see. If you were a Russian prisoner during most of the 20th Century, you didn't have to imagine: your skin said a lot about you.
''I was born a thief'. Usually applied to the thumb as a talisman'