History of Tattoo's
What function did those tattoos serve? Who got them and why?
Females practices in anicent Egypt, mummies that where found with tattoos were usally dismissed by the (male) who seemed to assume the women were of "dubious status," The female mummies had nevertheless been buried at Deir el-Bahari and we know that at least one of the women described as "probably a royal concubine" was actually a high-status priestess named Amunet, as revealed by her funerary inscriptions. Although it has long been assumed that such tattoos were the mark of prostitutes or were meant to protect the women against sexually transmitted diseases.
Who made the tattoo?
The older women of the community would creat the tattoos, for the younger women. As happened in some parts of the world today.