PIG AND ROOSTER - Sailor Jerry The superstition behind this has to do with the wooden cages where roosters and pigs were kept in on ships. When ships wrecked, the lightweight wooden frames became personal flotation devices, giving them a surprising survival rate. A sailor hoping for good luck would get a rooster on top of the right foot and a pig on top of the left.

Save for the rooster, pig, and lucky Tattoo Meanings - Swallows, Anchors, Sharks - Sailor Jerry