Chisholm Clan Scottish 1950’s Glengarry – Bonnet Badge

£35.00

MacQuarrie Clan Scottish 1950’s Glengarry – Bonnet Badge with clan motto Turris fortis mihi Deus, (translation from Latin: God is to me a tower of strength

According to Alexander Mackenzie, the Clan Chisholm is of Norman and Saxon origin. Tradition stating that the Chisholms were a Norman family who arrived in England after the conquest of 1066. The original surname being De Chese to which the Saxon term “Holme” was added. According to the Collins Scottish Clan & Family Encyclopediathe Chisholm name was known in the Scottish Borders since the reign of Alexander III. In early records the name is written as “de Cheseholme”, eventually later becoming Chisholm

Size approx. 42mm x 48mm

Clan MacQuarrie (also MacQuarie, McQueary, McQuary, MacQuaire, MacGuarie, Macquarie) is an ancient Highland Scottish clan which owned the islands of Ulva, Staffa and Gometra as well as large tracts of land on the Isle of Mull, which are all located in the Scottish Inner Hebrides. Clan MacQuarrie (Scottish Gaelic for: son of Guaire) is one of the seven Siol Alpin clans descended from the Kings of the Picts and Dál Riata. Clan MacQuarrie is one of the four oldest Highland clans and can trace its ancestry to 9th century Kenneth MacAlpine, the first King of Scots.

Including Agate jewellery, Scottish hallmarked sterling silver, vintage glengarry badges, plaid brooches, kilt pins and bracelets. With jewellery from classic Edinburgh and Glasgow makers like Robert Allison and Thomas Kerr Ebbutt and provincial Scottish silversmiths.

We also run a Free Wants List Service so if you have a badge(s) you are looking for please email us and we will contact you with details of any stock that comes in before it goes to the website.

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Chisholm Clan Scottish 1950’s Glengarry Badge with clan motto Feros ferio (I am fierce with the fierce)

According to Alexander Mackenzie, the Clan Chisholm is of Norman and Saxon origin. Tradition stating that the Chisholms were a Norman family who arrived in England after the conquest of 1066. The original surname being De Chese to which the Saxon term “Holme” was added. According to the Collins Scottish Clan & Family Encyclopediathe Chisholm name was known in the Scottish Borders since the reign of Alexander III. In early records the name is written as “de Cheseholme”, eventually later becoming Chisholm

Size approx. 42mm x 48mm

Including Agate jewellery, Scottish hallmarked sterling silver, vintage glengarry badges, plaid brooches, kilt pins and bracelets. With jewellery from classic Edinburgh and Glasgow makers like Robert Allison and Thomas Kerr Ebbutt and provincial Scottish silversmiths.

We also run a Free Wants List Service so if you have a badge(s) you are looking for please email us and we will contact you with details of any stock that comes in before it goes to the website.

Including Agate jewellery, Scottish hallmarked sterling silver, vintage glengarry badges, plaid brooches, kilt pins and bracelets. With jewellery from classic Edinburgh and Glasgow makers like Robert Allison and Thomas Kerr Ebbutt and provincial Scottish silversmiths.

We have offer a range of antique and collectible Scottish provincial and sterling silver and vintage Highland wear to complete your outfit or add to your collection. With an eclectic range of antique Scottish silver, plaid brooches.

We also run a Free Wants List Service so if you have a badge(s) you are looking for please email us and we will contact you with details of any stock that comes in before it goes to the website.