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Black Watch 2nd Volunteer Battalion QVC Pattern Glengarry Badge
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Vintage Black Watch 2nd Volunteer Battalion QVC Pattern Glengarry Badge

Black Watch 2nd Volunteer Battalion QVC Pattern Glengarry Badge

A nice example with some age – Possible a Fox & Company an early restrike and being sold as a copy – Came from a large military badge collection compiled in the 1970’s.

Great for display as part of a collection or re enactors.

‘Nemo Me Impune Lacessit’ motto and 2nd Volunteer Batt scrolls. Brass with two good back lugs.

Good used restrike condition

Approx 57mm wide

The 42nd (Royal Highland) Regiment of Foot was a Scottish infantry regiment in the British Army also known as the Black Watch. Originally titled Crawford’s Highlanders or the Highland Regiment and numbered 43rd in the line, in 1748, on the disbanding of Oglethorpe’s Regiment of Foot, they were renumbered 42nd and in 1751 formally titled the 42nd (Highland) Regiment of Foot. The 42nd Regiment was one of the first three Highland Regiments to fight in North America.In 1881 the regiment was named The Royal Highland Regiment (The Black Watch), being officially redesignated The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) in 1931. In 2006 the Black Watch became part of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

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Black Watch 42nd Highlanders Sgts KC Glengarry Badge
Black Watch 42nd Highlanders Sgts KC Glengarry Badge
Vintage Black Watch 42nd Highlanders Sgts KC Glengarry Badge

Black Watch 42nd Highlanders Sgts KC Glengarry Badge

This is an interesting WW1 period badge. It was owned by a Sgt in the Black Watch and he had this version constructed by a local jeweller from three of his old service badges. Defines the history of his service WW1 – 1902 – 1926 period with King’s crown. White metal and brass glengarry badge with two back lugs.

The 42nd (Royal Highland) Regiment of Foot was a Scottish infantry regiment in the British Army also known as the Black Watch. Originally titled Crawford’s Highlanders or the Highland Regiment and numbered 43rd in the line, in 1748, on the disbanding of Oglethorpe’s Regiment of Foot, they were renumbered 42nd and in 1751 formally titled the 42nd (Highland) Regiment of Foot. The 42nd Regiment was one of the first three Highland Regiments to fight in North America.In 1881 the regiment was named The Royal Highland Regiment (The Black Watch), being officially redesignated The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) in 1931. In 2006 the Black Watch became part of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

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Black Watch Royal Highlanders WW1 Glengarry Badge
Black Watch Royal Highlanders WW1 Glengarry Badge
Vintage Black Watch Royal Highlanders OR’s Pre 1936 Pattern Glengarry Badge

Black Watch Royal Highlanders OR’s Pre 1936 WW1 Pattern Glengarry Badge

OR’s Black Watch Royal Highlanders pre 1936 pattern white metal glengarry badge. Two good back lugs – good used condition.

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vintage Bruce clan badge with Fuimus motto
Vintage Bruce Clan Glengarry Badge

Bruce Clan Vintage Glengarry Badge

1940’s vintage Bruce clan badge with motto ‘ Fuimus ‘ (We have been).

Good back pin

Bruce Clan History: The Bruce surname, one of the most celebrated in Scottish history, is of territorial origin, from the Chateau d’Adam at Brix, in Normandy.

The first Bruce recorded in Britain was Robert de Brus, who arrived with William the Conqueror’s Norman invasion of England in 1066. He was thought to have died in 1094. A son of Robert, also called Robert, was the first of the family with a Scots connection. As a companion of Prince David, Robert came north to Scotland, in his train, and was granted Lordship of the lands of Annandale, after David became King of Scotland.

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Vintage Cameron Clan Sterling Silver 1940’s Scottish Badge
Vintage Cameron Clan Sterling Silver 1940’s Scottish Badge
Vintage Cameron Clan Sterling Silver 1940’s Scottish Badge

Vintage Cameron Clan Sterling Silver 1940’s Scottish Badge

Vintage Scottish Cameron clan glengarry badge with motto. ‘ Pro Rege Et Patria ‘.

Marked on reverse SILVER

With good back pin.

42 mm x  50 mm

Clan Cameron is a West Highland Scottish clan, with one main branch Lochiel, and numerous cadet branches. The Clan Cameron lands are in Lochaber and within their lands lies Ben Nevis which is the highest mountain in the British Isles.The Chief of the clan is customarily referred to as simply “Lochiel”.

Central to the Clan Cameron crest are five arrows, “united” with one another with a gules ribbon or band.  This crest goes back to before 1745, when it supplemented the old “dexter arm” crest (which was still used interchangeably with the Five Arrows into the mid-twentieth century.  These two crests, and their mottos on the surrounding strap, may be used by clansmen to denote their clan affiliation.





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Glasgow Highlanders 5th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge
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Vintage Glasgow Highlanders 5th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge

Glasgow Highlanders 5th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge

A nice example – Possible an original or a Fox & Company restrike – Came from a large military badge collection compiled in the 1970’s. Great for display as part of a collection or re enactors.

Queen Victoria Crown ‘Nemo Me Impune Lacessit’ motto with two good back lugs.

Good used restrike condition

Approx 58mm wide

The Glasgow Highlanders was a former infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Territorial Force, later renamed the Territorial Army. The regiment eventually became a Volunteer Battalion of the Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) in 1881. The regiment saw active service in both World War I and World War II. In 1959 the Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) was amalgamated with the Royal Scots Fusiliers to form the Royal Highland Fusiliers (Princess Margaret’s Own Glasgow and Ayrshire Regiment). The Glasgow Highlanders was later amalgamated into the 52nd Lowland Volunteers in 1967.

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Glasgow Highlanders 10th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge
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Vintage Glasgow Highlanders 10th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge

Glasgow Highlanders 10th Vol Bn H.L.I Glengarry Badge – 10th (Glasgow Highland) Lanarkshire RVC

A nice example – Came from a large military badge collection compiled in the 1970’s. Great for display as part of a collection or re enactors.

Queen Victoria Crown ‘Nemo Me Impune Lacessit’ motto with two good back lugs.

Good used condition – sold as restrike

Approx 58mm wide

When the RVCs were consolidated in 1880, the battalion was renumbered as the 10th (Glasgow Highland) Lanarkshire RVC. Under the ‘Localisation of Forces’ scheme introduced in 1872 by the Cardwell reforms, the unit had been grouped with the 73rd (Perthshire) Regiment of Foot, the 90th Regiment of Foot (Perthshire Volunteers) and the 2nd Royal Lanark Militia in Brigade No 60. However, this affiliation was broken up in the Childers Reforms, under which the Lanarkshire Rifle Volunteers eventually became volunteer battalions of either the Highland Light Infantry (HLI) or the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). The 10th (Glasgow Highland) became a volunteer battalion of the HLI on 1 July 1881 and was formally redesignated as the 5th (Glasgow Highland) Volunteer Battalion, Highland Light Infantry in December 1887.

The Glasgow Highlanders was a former infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Territorial Force, later renamed the Territorial Army. The regiment eventually became a Volunteer Battalion of the Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) in 1881. The regiment saw active service in both World War I and World War II. In 1959 the Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment) was amalgamated with the Royal Scots Fusiliers to form the Royal Highland Fusiliers (Princess Margaret’s Own Glasgow and Ayrshire Regiment). The Glasgow Highlanders was later amalgamated into the 52nd Lowland Volunteers in 1967.

 

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1940's Gordon Clan Vintage Scottish Badge
1940's Gordon Clan Vintage Scottish Badge
Vintage Gordon Clan 1930’s Scottish Badge

1930’s Gordon Clan Vintage Scottish Badge – with clan motto Bydand.

Approx 50mm x 40mm

Good back pin.

Clan Gordon, also known as the House of Gordon, is a Scottish clan. The chief of the clan was the powerful Earl of Huntly, and now also the Marquess of Huntly.

In 1513, during the Anglo-Scottish Wars, the Clan Gordon led by Alexander Gordon, 3rd Earl of Huntly fought at the Battle of Flodden.

In 1526 the title of Earl of Sutherland and chieftenship of the Clan Sutherland passed by right of marriage to Adam Gordon who was a younger son of George Gordon, 2nd Earl of Huntly.

Later during the Anglo-Scottish Wars, George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly defeated an English army at the Battle of Haddon Rig in 1542 but the Gordons were later part of the Scottish army which was defeated at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh in 1547.

The Gordons fought on both sides during both the Jacobite rising of 1715 and the Jacobite rising of 1745. In 1715 the fighting force of the Clan Gordon is given by General George Wade as 1000 Claymores. The second Duke of Gordon followed the Jacobites in 1715 and fought at the Battle of Sheriffmuir.

Jacobite rising of 1745 – Cosmo Gordon, 3rd Duke of Gordon supported the British government during the rising of 1745. However, his brother, Lord Lewis Gordon, raised two Jacobite regiments against the Hanoverians. The Gordon Jacobites fought at the Battle of Inverurie (1745), the Battle of Falkirk (1746) and the Battle of Culloden (1746).

British Army Regiments – Two regiments named the “Gordon Highlanders” have been raised from the Clan Gordon. The first was the “81st” formed in 1777 by the Hon. Colonel William Gordon, son of the Earl of Aberdeen and was disbanded in 1783. The second was the “92nd” raised by Alexander the 4th Duke of Gordon in 1794.


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1950 Vintage Gordon Highlanders Officers Regimental Silver Kilt Pin
1950 Vintage Gordon Highlanders Officers Regimental Silver Kilt Pin
Vintage Gordon Highlanders Officers Regimental Silver Kilt Pin

1950 Vintage Gordon Highlanders Officers Regimental Silver Kilt Pin – Sterling silver officers kilt pin made by Edinburgh silversmith Thomas Kerr Ebbutt. As worn by officers of The Gordon Highlanders, later The Highlanders

Edinburgh Hallmarked – 1950

Length 110mm

11.5gm silver

The Gordon Highlanders was a line infantry regiment of the British Army that existed for 113 years, from 1881 until 1994, when it was amalgamated with the Queen’s Own Highlanders (Seaforth and Camerons) to form the Highlanders (Seaforth, Gordons and Camerons).

The regiment was formed on 1 July 1881 instigated under the Childers Reforms. The new two-battalion regiment was formed out of the 75th (Stirlingshire) Regiment of Foot—which became the 1st Battalion of the new regiment—and the 92nd (Gordon Highlanders) Regiment of Foot, which became the 2nd Battalion.

We have offer a range of vintage, antique and collectible Scottish regimental glengarry badges, regimental officers kilt pins, plaid brooches, belt buckles and regimental sporran cantles. This range of ever changing stock make wonderful additions to any collection of Scottish military badges and insignia.

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92nd Gordon Highlanders Victorian Pattern Pipers Crossbelt Badge
92nd Gordon Highlanders Victorian Pattern Pipers Crossbelt Badge
Vintage Gordon Highlanders Pipers Crossbelt Badge

92nd Gordon Highlanders Victorian Pattern Pipers Crossbelt Badge

92nd Gordon Highlanders Victorian pattern badge. Regimental this pattern has been used as a pipers crossbelt badge, with two back lugs.

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Gordon Highlanders 1940's Vintage Sgian Dubh
Gordon Highlanders 1940's Vintage Sgian Dubh
Vintage Gordon Highlanders Regimental Sgian Dubh

1940’s Gordon Highlanders Regimental Sgian Dubh –  Fine Scottish Gordon Highlanders officers WW2 period regimental sgian dubh. With black wood studded handle and classic Gordon’s stone set mount on the hilt.

Some very light pitting to the stainless steel blade but in great vintage condition from a officer who served during WW2

Length 205mm

The Gordon Highlanders was a line infantry regiment of the British Army that existed for 113 years, from 1881 until 1994,

The regiment was formed on 1 July 1881 instigated under the Childers Reforms. The new two-battalion regiment was formed out of the 75th (Stirlingshire) Regiment of Foot—which became the 1st Battalion of the new regiment—and the 92nd (Gordon Highlanders) Regiment of Foot, which became the 2nd Battalion. In 1994 it was amalgamated with the Queen’s Own Highlanders (Seaforth and Camerons) to form the Highlanders (Seaforth, Gordons and Camerons). Today officers of the regiment still wear Gordon pattern sgian dubh’s and dirks.

Rare 1888 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Silver Engraved Sgian Dubh – Fine Scottish antique sgian dubh with studded black wood handle. Sterling silver mounts with a engraving and the cap mounted with a pink tone

We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubh and dirk range make wonderful addition to any Highland dress collection.

Our range of fine hallmarked sterling silver skean dubh’s made by the Highland regimental silversmith and Royal silversmiths Hamilton & Inches in Edinburgh, Scotland.  We can engrave many of these skean dubhs for presentation gifts.

The Gaelic sgian dubh meaning “black knife”, where “black” may refer to the usual colour of the handle of the knife. It is also suggested that “black” means secret, or hidden, as in the word blackmail. This is based on the stories and theories surrounding the knife’s origin and the meaning of “Dubh” in Gaelic, in particular those associated with the Highland custom of depositing weapons at the entrance to a house prior to entering as a guest. Despite this practice, a small twin edged-dagger, (‘Mattucashlass’), concealed under the armpit, combined with a smaller knife, (‘Sgian dubh’).

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Antique 1820-30 Pattern Scottish Highlanders Kilt Doublet Button silver
Antique brass 1820-30 Pattern Scottish Highlanders Kilt Doublet Button
Vintage Highlanders 1820-30 Pattern Antique Scottish Kilt Waistcoat Button – Made to order

Antique 1820-30 Pattern Scottish Highlanders Kilt Waistcoat Buttons

Sterling silver Georgian – Victorian pattern kilt waistcoat buttons, with sword dirk and targe design. Hand crafted from an original 1820-30’s button.

Size Approx. 26mm x 20mm

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.

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Antique Scottish Highlanders Kilt Button
Vintage Highlanders Antique 1820-30 Pattern Scottish Kilt Doublet Button

Antique 1820-30 Pattern Scottish Highlanders Kilt Doublet Button

Georgian – Victorian pattern kilt doublet buttons, with sword dirk and targe design. An original 1820-30’s button

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.

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1900 Vintage Kennedy Clan Scottish Bonnet Badge
1900 Vintage Kennedy Clan Scottish Bonnet Badge
Vintage Kennedy Clan Scottish Bonnet Badge

1900 -1910 Vintage Kennedy Clan Scottish Bonnet Badge – Kennedy clan badge with the clan motto in the garter belt.

Kennedy Clan Crest: A dolphin.

Kennedy Clan Motto: Avise La Fin (Consider the end).

Approx 48mm x 55mm

Original back pin

Kennedy Clan History – The family originated from Ulster and are descended from Duncan of Carrick who lived in the 12th century. The first mention of the name is that of Gilbert Mac Kennedi who witnessed a Charter from the lands of Carric in the reign of William the Lion.

John Kennedy of Dunure was in situ at Cassilis in 1360 and his son, Sir Gilbert, was a hostage for the release of David II from English custody three years earlier. Gilbert’s son James married Princess Mary Stewart, daughter of Robert III, and their son, another Robert, was created Lord Kennedy in 1452. His brother James (1408-65) was Bishop of Dunkeld and Archbishop of St Andrews.

David, 3rd Lord Kennedy, was created Earl of Cassilis in 1502 and died at the Battle of Flodden eleven years later. The 2nd Earl was murdered by Sir Hugh Campbell of Loudon, Sheriff of Ayr, from whom he had unsuccessfully attempted to rescue James V. The 3rd Earl was poisoned in France on his return from the marriage of Mary Queen of Scots to the Dauphin in 1558.

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Our range includes 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.

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1870's Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Sporran
1870's Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Sporran
Vintage Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique 1870’s Scottish Sporran

Lord Keith-Falconer Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Sporran – A fine 1870-1880 sporran with brass cantle. The pouch was originally covered in otter fur but it required restoration. The front has now been restored using Musquash which is the closest fur to the Scottish otter. The fur then has three fine gilt balls with chains in an unusual design.

Small pack pouch and original fine waist strap chain.

Size approx. 23cm x 17cm

Algernon Hawkins Thomond Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore, Lord Inverurie KT GCMG PC FRSE (12 August 1852 – 3 March 1930) was a British politician and colonial governor.

Born at Lixmount House, in Trinity, Edinburgh, Keith-Falconer was the eldest son of Francis Keith Falconer, 8th Earl of Kintore and his wife Louisa Madeleine, née Hawkins. He was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge.

He held the office of a Lord-in-Waiting between 1885 and 1886. He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1886. He held the office of Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard between 1886 and 1889. Lord Kintore was Governor of South Australia between 1889 and 10 April 1895. He was made a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (GCMG) on his appointment.

On his return from South Australia he resumed his post of lord-in-waiting at the court, serving Queen Victoria until her death and Edward VII until 1905. His court duties brought him the grand cordon of the Crown of Italy, the first class of the Prussian order of the Red Eagle and the Grand Cross of the Portuguese military order of Christ. In 1913 he was elected deputy-Speaker of the House of Lords.

A fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, he was awarded an honorary doctorate of laws by each of the Universities of Aberdeen.

Lord Kintore married Lady Sydney Charlotte Montagu (14 October 1851 – Keith Hall, Inverurie, Aberdeen, 21 September 1932), second daughter of George Montagu, 6th Duke of Manchester, at St George’s, Hanover Square, London, on 14 August 1873.

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Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk
Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk
Vintage Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk

Lord Keith-Falconer 9th Earl of Kintore Antique Scottish Dirk – A fine antique Scottish dirk made for the 9th Earl of Kintore circa 1874 – 1881. Wonderful carved blackwood handles and silver mounts.

UK shipping only

Algernon Hawkins Thomond Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore, Lord Inverurie KT GCMG PC FRSE (12 August 1852 – 3 March 1930) was a British politician and colonial governor.

Born at Lixmount House, in Trinity, Edinburgh, Keith-Falconer was the eldest son of Francis Keith Falconer, 8th Earl of Kintore and his wife Louisa Madeleine, née Hawkins. He was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge.

He held the office of a Lord-in-Waiting between 1885 and 1886. He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1886. He held the office of Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard between 1886 and 1889. Lord Kintore was Governor of South Australia between 1889 and 10 April 1895. He was made a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (GCMG) on his appointment.

On his return from South Australia he resumed his post of lord-in-waiting at the court, serving Queen Victoria until her death and Edward VII until 1905. His court duties brought him the grand cordon of the Crown of Italy, the first class of the Prussian order of the Red Eagle and the Grand Cross of the Portuguese military order of Christ. In 1913 he was elected deputy-Speaker of the House of Lords.

A fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, he was awarded an honorary doctorate of laws by each of the Universities of Aberdeen.

Lord Kintore married Lady Sydney Charlotte Montagu (14 October 1851 – Keith Hall, Inverurie, Aberdeen, 21 September 1932), second daughter of George Montagu, 6th Duke of Manchester, at St George’s, Hanover Square, London, on 14 August 1873.

Hamilton, Crichton & Co – 1874..1881

Alexander Crichton is a shadowy figure, whose place and date of birth or death has proved impossible to trace. He seems to have had strong Scottish connections, the earliest surviving item from his workshop is a condiment set, retailed by Hamilton Crichton & Co, Goldsmiths of 41 George Street, Edinburgh but made in London 1873.

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Antique Circa 1910 MacDonald Clan Bonnet Badge
Antique Circa 1910 MacDonald Clan Bonnet Badge
Vintage MacDonald Clan Bonnet Badge

Antique Circa 1910 MacDonald Clan Bonnet Badge

Wonderful antique Scottish MacDonald clan glengarry badge with motto ‘ per mare per terras ‘. Made by the classic maker RW Forsyth Edinburgh & Glasgow.

54 mm x 47 mm

With good back pin.

Clan Donald, also known as Clan MacDonald is a Highland Scottish clan and one of the largest Scottish clans. The Lord Lyon King of Arms who is the Scottish official with responsibility for regulating heraldry in that country, issuing new grants of coats of arms, and serving as the judge of the Court of the Lord Lyon, recognizes under Scottish law the High Chief of Clan Donald. Historically the chiefs of the Clan Donald held the title of Lord of the Isles until 1493 and two of those chiefs also held the title of Earl of Ross until 1476.

There are also numerous branches to the Clan Donald and several of these have chiefs recognised by the Lord Lyon King of Arms; these are: Clan Macdonald of Sleat, Clan Macdonald of Clanranald, Clan MacDonell of Glengarry, Clan MacDonald of Keppoch, and Clan MacAlister. There are also notable historic branches of Clan Donald without chiefs so-recognised, these are: the Clan MacDonald of Dunnyveg, Clan MacDonald of Lochalsh, the MacDonalds of Glencoe, and the MacDonalds of Ardnamurchan. The MacDonnells of Antrim are a cadet branch of the MacDonalds of Dunnyveg but do not belong to the Scottish associations and have a chief officially recognised in Ireland.

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Vintage Sterling Silver MacEwen Clan Badge
MacEwen Clan Vintage Sterling Silver Badge
Vintage MacEwen Clan Sterling Silver Badge

Vintage Sterling Silver MacEwen Clan Badge – Lovely sterling silver Scottish clan badge / brooch for the MacEwen Clan, with clan motto ‘ Reviresco ‘

Marked sterling silver on reverse, and a safety chain

Size. Approx. 50 x 42mm

All in good condition

Clan MacEwen or Clan MacEwan is a Highland Scottish clan recorded in the fifteenth century as Clan Ewen of Otter.

Historically, there have been several different MacEwen clans and septs, with some distinct, and some interrelated, origins for the modern surname. Each of these historical clans could be described by the name, “Clan MacEwen” or, at times, “Clan Ewen”. The modern clan does not yet have a chief recognized by Lord Lyon King of Arms, and as such is currently considered an Armigerous clan. However, as of 2018, Clan MacEwen has an elected Commander, Sir John McEwen, 5th Baronet of Marchmont and Bardrochat, who is in line to become the first Chief since the death of Swene McEwen, in 1493.

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Scottish Sterling Silver Thistle Brogue – Shoe Buckles - Scottish Sterling Silver Thistle Shoe Buckles
Silver Scottish kilt shoe buckles. Made to order by the regimental silversmith Scotland
Vintage Pattern Scottish Sterling Silver Thistle Brogue – Shoe Buckles

Classic sterling silver thistle brogue shoe buckles – Pair.

Thistle sterling silver kilt shoe buckles. Made to order and Edinburgh hallmarked.

Classic Scottish hallmarked sterling silver thistle shoe buckles ( pair ) Cast thistle buckles for Highland kilt brogues in hallmarked sterling silver.

Size Approx. 40mm x 55mm

Made to order. Approx 4 weeks from order

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Sterling Silver Thistle Cross Belt Buckle Set
Vintage Pattern Sterling Silver Thistle Cross Belt Buckle Set

Sterling Silver Thistle Cross Belt Buckle Set. Vintage pattern thistle cross belt buckle set in sterling silver based on a vintage pattern.

A three part sterling silver set including buckle, slider, and tip.

Hand crafted in Edinburgh hallmarked sterling silver by our silversmith here in Scotland.

Hand made to order approx 4 weeks depending on hallmarking at the assay office. Please email if you require for a certain date to check time from order.

Buckle size approx. 80mm x 100mm

A matching waist belt buckle is also available as an extra.

We have offer a fine handcrafted sterling silver kilt buckles, from the classic to the contemporary. In fine sterling silver, assayed in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Kilt Belts – Buckles – Buttons. We have offer a fine UK hand crafted leather kilt belts, classic kilt buckles and Scottish regimental pipers buckles.  We have a wonderful range of sterling silver kilt belt buckles, from the classic to the contemporary, all hand crafted in fine hallmarked sterling silver. All hand made in Scotland in Edinburgh hallmarked sterling silver.

In addition we offer a selection of antique pattern kilt jacket buttons. Our silversmith also creates wonderful copies from original Georgian and Victorian kilt jacket and waistcoat buttons. Perfect to help create a vintage look on one of our kilt jackets or doublets.

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.

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Atholl Highlanders Period Style Red Garter Flashes
Vintage Period Style Atholl Highlanders Red Garter Flashes

Atholl Highlanders Officers Period Style Kilt Hose Garter Flashes

Period style classic red worsted garter Easy hose garter flashes to coordinate with your socks. Supplied with an elastic easy kilt garter. 100% hand stitched and hand made for that correct period look required by re enactors and traditionalists.

Hand crafted by The House of Labhran in Scotland

Made to order.

We hand craft wonderful period pattern kilt garter ties and kilt flashes for private Highland wear clients, film and television productions. Based on historical patterns we have developed classic Victorian style garter ties worn on modern elastic garters. In addition we offer full self tie kilt hose garters for those clients looking for that period vintage style. We currently offer a wide range classic patterns including Argyle garters, Atholl Highlanders, Gordon Highlanders and Seaforth Highlanders patterns.

We also offer a range of fine country and kilt socks easy tie garter ties made by The House of Cheviot in Scotland. These can be styled with our  traditional and contemporary sock and hose range.

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Regimental Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Pipe Major's Waist Belt Buckle
Vintage Regimental Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Pipe Major’s Waist Belt Buckle

Regimental Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Pipe Major’s Waist Belt Buckle

Chrome plated celtic knot Pipe Major’s kilt belt buckle

We have offer a range of vintage, antique and collectible Scottish regimental glengarry badges, regimental officers kilt pins, plaid brooches, belt buckles and regimental sporran cantles. This range of ever changing stock make wonderful additions to any collection of Scottish military badges and insignia.

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Roberston clan 1930's Virtutis Gloria Merces - Glory is the Reward vintage clan badge
Roberson Clan Scottish Vintage 1930’s Glengarry Badge
Vintage Roberson Clan Scottish 1930’s Glengarry Badge

Roberson Clan Scottish Vintage 1930’s Glengarry Badge

Vintage pattern circa 1930 Robertson clan badge with motto ‘Virtutis Gloria Merces’ – Glory is the Reward

Size approx. 42mm x 48mm

Clan Donnachaidh (Scottish Gaelic: Clan Duncan, also known as Clan Robertson, is one of the oldest of all Scottish clans.

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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Royal Irish Regiment - Irish Guards - Tara Cloak Clasp Chain
Royal Irish Regiment - Royal Irish Rangers - Irish Guards
Vintage Royal Irish Regiment – Irish Guards – Pipers Tara Cloak Clasp Chain

Royal Irish Regiment – Irish Guards – Pipers Tara Cloak Clasp Chain

Un issue ex regiment.  Royal Irish Regiment – Royal Irish Rangers – Irish Guards – Pipers Tara cloak clasp chain with four back lugs on the Tara brooch and chain with hook.

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1888 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Silver Engraved Sgian Dubh
1888 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Silver Engraved Sgian Dubh
Vintage Scottish 1888 Antique Edinburgh Silver Engraved Sgian

Rare 1888 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Silver Engraved Sgian Dubh – Fine Scottish antique sgian dubh with studded black wood handle. Sterling silver mounts with a engraving and the cap mounted with a pink tone stone mount. The scabbard has engraved mounts and covered in brown leather. Blade in good used antique condition.

Rare Edinburgh hallmark 1888 – Thomas Johnston, silversmith

In good used antique condition.

Size. Approx. 200mm

Due to the high value this item will be sent outside the U.K. By courier

We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubh and dirk range make wonderful addition to any Highland dress collection.

Our range of fine hallmarked sterling silver skean dubh’s made by the Highland regimental silversmith and Royal silversmiths Hamilton & Inches in Edinburgh, Scotland.  We can engrave many of these skean dubhs for presentation gifts.

The Gaelic sgian dubh meaning “black knife”, where “black” may refer to the usual colour of the handle of the knife. It is also suggested that “black” means secret, or hidden, as in the word blackmail. This is based on the stories and theories surrounding the knife’s origin and the meaning of “Dubh” in Gaelic, in particular those associated with the Highland custom of depositing weapons at the entrance to a house prior to entering as a guest. Despite this practice, a small twin edged-dagger, (‘Mattucashlass’), concealed under the armpit, combined with a smaller knife, (‘Sgian dubh’).

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Antique Hair Sporran With Stags Head Crest
1890-1900 Antique Hair Sporran With Stags Head Crest
Vintage Scottish 1890-1900 Antique Hair Sporran With Stags Head Crest

1890-1900 Antique Hair Sporran With Stags Head Crest

Antique hair sporran with thistle edge cantle and stags head crest on the leather insert. The stags head may relate to a clan like the Fraser clan badge ( re Outlander ), Hutchison Family, Colquhoun Clan, Davidson Clan, Clan Rollo and others.

Ivory horsehair body with two black horsehair tassels with plated bells. Some minor hair loss as you expect with a true antique Victorian sporran. Some minor wear to the back purse flap. Still in great wearable condition.

Size. Approx 38cm x 18cm – 14.5″ x 8″

No strap supplied with the sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique Jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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1910 - 1920 Goat Hair Antique Scottish Thistle Cantle Sporran
1910 - 1920 Goat Hair Antique Scottish Thistle Cantle Sporran
Vintage Scottish 1910 – 1920 Goat Hair Antique Thistle Cantle Sporran

1910 – 1920 Goat Hair Antique Scottish Thistle Cantle Sporran – We have just finished refurbishing this wonderful R G Lawrie goats hair sporran with a heavy cast thistle cantle.

No back pocket – sporran strap included.

Size Approx. 15″ x 7″

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique Jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

A Sporran is a pouch (Scottish Gaelic for ‘purse’). Now a decorative part of Highland dress, it was originally an everyday  practical item. Made of leather or fur, it usually has more or less elaborate silver or other ornamentation, especially on the clasp or hanger. It is worn on a chain or belt around the waist, allowing the sporran to lie below the waist of the person wearing a kilt.

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1918 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Thistle Sgian Dubh
1918 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Thistle Sgian Dubh
Vintage Scottish 1918 Antique Edinburgh Thistle Sgian Dubh

1918 Antique Scottish Edinburgh Thistle Sgian Dubh

Fine Scottish antique sgian dubh with thistle design and pin top. Black wood carved knotted rope hilt. In good used antique condition.

Hallmarked. Henry Tatton, Edinburgh 1918.

Approx 20cm

Henry Tatton silversmith (1868-1953) was active at 30 Rose Street, Edinburgh from 1892. In 1936 the firm became Henry Tatton & Son Ltd, with Henry Tatton and his son Henry Roy Tatton as managing directors.

We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubh and dirk range make wonderful addition to any Highland dress collection.

Our range of fine hallmarked sterling silver skean dubh’s made by the Highland regimental silversmith and Royal silversmiths Hamilton & Inches in Edinburgh, Scotland.  We can engrave many of these skean dubhs for presentation gifts.

The Gaelic sgian dubh meaning “black knife”, where “black” may refer to the usual colour of the handle of the knife. It is also suggested that “black” means secret, or hidden, as in the word blackmail. This is based on the stories and theories surrounding the knife’s origin and the meaning of “Dubh” in Gaelic, in particular those associated with the Highland custom of depositing weapons at the entrance to a house prior to entering as a guest. Despite this practice, a small twin edged-dagger, (‘Mattucashlass’), concealed under the armpit, combined with a smaller knife, (‘Sgian dubh’).

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Vintage Scottish 1930's Sun & Shield Sporran
Vintage Scottish 1930’s Sun & Shield Sporran

 

Vintage Scottish 1930’s Sun & Shield Sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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Vintage Scottish 1950's Fur Sporran
Vintage Scottish Aberdeen 1950’s Fur Sporran

 

Vintage Scottish Aberdeen 1950’s Fur Sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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Scottish Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Badger Officers Sporran
Vintage Scottish Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Badger Officers Sporran
Scottish Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Badger Officers Sporran

Vintage Scottish Badger Head Sporrans – Reworked Vintage Full Mask Sporrans

We source road kill pelts and vintage badger pelts to rework into wonderful new sporrans using old pelts and masks.

Vintage badger head sporran with brass or silver plated mounts.

Full Mask Swinging Six Badger Regimental Style

Currently no pelts unavailable

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Vintage Scottish Edwardian Seal Skin Sporran
Vintage Scottish Edwardian Seal Skin Sporran

 

Vintage Scottish Edwardian Seal Skin Sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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Vintage Scottish Edwardian Silver Cantle Sporran
Vintage Scottish Edwardian Silver Cantle Sporran

 

Vintage Scottish Edwardian Silver Cantle Sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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Original Circa 1745 Jacobite Sporran
Vintage Scottish Original Circa 1745 Jacobite Sporran

 

Antique Original Circa 1745 Jacobite Sporran
Original circa 1745 Jacobite deerskin sporran with brass cantle with bullseye design. A true classic sporran with a lot of history,

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique Jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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sterling silver seaforth highlander belt buckle
sterling silver seaforth highlander belt buckle
Vintage Seaforth Highlanders Silver Regimental Belt Buckle

Vintage Scottish Seaforth Highlanders Sterling Silver Kilt Belt Buckle

Hallmarked Edinburgh sterling silver

We have offer a range of vintage, antique and collectible Scottish regimental glengarry badges, regimental officers kilt pins, plaid brooches, belt buckles and regimental sporran cantles. This range of ever changing stock make wonderful additions to any collection of Scottish military badges and insignia.

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1937 Scottish Vintage Silver Thistle Sgian Dubh
1937 Scottish Vintage Silver Thistle Sgian Dubh
Vintage Silver 1937 Scottish Thistle Sgian Dubh

1937 Scottish Vintage Silver Thistle Sgian Dubh

Fine Scottish antique sgian dubh with thistle design hilt and a cairngorm stone mounted top. In good used antique condition.

Hallmarked 1937 Joseph Cook & Son Ltd – Birmingham

Approx 185mm long

We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubh and dirk range make wonderful addition to any Highland dress collection.

Our range of fine hallmarked sterling silver skean dubh’s made by the Highland regimental silversmith and Royal silversmiths Hamilton & Inches in Edinburgh, Scotland.  We can engrave many of these skean dubhs for presentation gifts.

The Gaelic sgian dubh meaning “black knife”, where “black” may refer to the usual colour of the handle of the knife. It is also suggested that “black” means secret, or hidden, as in the word blackmail. This is based on the stories and theories surrounding the knife’s origin and the meaning of “Dubh” in Gaelic, in particular those associated with the Highland custom of depositing weapons at the entrance to a house prior to entering as a guest. Despite this practice, a small twin edged-dagger, (‘Mattucashlass’), concealed under the armpit, combined with a smaller knife, (‘Sgian dubh’).

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Somerville Clan Scottish Vintage 1920's Glengarry Badge
Vintage Somerville Clan Scottish 1920’s Glengarry Badge

Somerville Clan Scottish Vintage 1920-40’s Glengarry Badge

Vintage pattern circa 1920-40’s Somerville clan badge with motto ‘Fear God in Life”

Size approx. 40mm x 34mm

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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Sterling Silver Thistle Kilt Buckle
Scottish Sterling Silver Kilt Buckle & Crossbelt Set
Vintage Sterling Silver Thistle Kilt Buckle

Sterling Silver Thistle Kilt Buckle. Thistle sterling silver kilt belt buckle.

Size approx. 80mm x 100mm

Kilt Belts – Buckles – Buttons. We have offer a fine UK hand crafted leather kilt belts, classic kilt buckles and Scottish regimental pipers buckles.  We have a wonderful range of sterling silver kilt belt buckles, from the classic to the contemporary, all hand crafted in fine hallmarked sterling silver. All hand made in Scotland in Edinburgh hallmarked sterling silver.

In addition we offer a selection of antique pattern kilt jacket buttons. Our silversmith also creates wonderful copies from original Georgian and Victorian kilt jacket and waistcoat buttons. Perfect to help create a vintage look on one of our kilt jackets or doublets.

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.

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Sterling Silver Plaid Brooch - Black Watch Regimental Style - Stone Mounted
Sterling Silver Plaid Brooch - Black Watch Regimental Style - Stone Mounted
Vintage Style Sterling Silver Plaid Brooch – Black Watch Regimental Style – Stone Mounted

Sterling Silver Plaid Brooch – Black Watch Regimental Style – Stone Mounted

Based on the Black Watch Royal Highlanders officers – pipers plaid brooch, but mounted with a large citrine stone instead of St Andrew.

In hallmarked sterling silver version made to order by the regimental silversmith in Scotland.

Hallmarked sterling silver plaid brooch

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Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Plaid Brooch
Vintage Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Plaid Brooch

Sutherland Highlanders Officers Plaid Brooch

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Vintage WW2 Scottish Black Watch Officers - Pipers Sporran
Vintage WW2 Scottish Black Watch Officers – Pipers Sporran

 

Vintage WW2 Scottish Black Watch Officers – Pipers Sporran

We have offer a range of  Scottish sporrans and much loved pre owned sporrans to complete your outfit or add to your collection. The stock range is ever changing with fine vintage sporrans from the 18th – 20th centuries. From original antique jacobite sporrans from the 45 to Victorian and Edwardian sporrans.

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Wallace Sword Silver Kilt Pin
Wallace Sword Silver Kilt Pin

Wallace sword  hallmarked sterling silver kilt pin

Made to order by the Royal silversmith. Hamilton & Inches Edinburgh hallmarked.

Hand made to order. Please email if you require for a certain date to check time from order.

Length 87mm

£115.00 Add to basket
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What Size? – Scottish Jacket & Kilt Jacket Sizing Guide

To make sure your items fit perfectly when they arrive, we’ve made some measuring guides with handy tips to help you take accurate measurements first time.

How to Measure for your kilt

  • It’s easiest to have someone measure you
  • Stand straight up and relax
  • Measure at points shown without holding your breath
  • Ensure measurement is not taken over thick clothing
  • Tape measure should be snug but not too tight
  • All measurements should be taken in inches

Waist: A firm measurement taken just below the bottom of the rib cage on the natural waist.

Hips: Seat: Taken at the widest point of the seat.

Length: Measure from the natural waist to the middle of the kneecap. Take this measurement to the nearest 1/4 inch. It is important that this is done standing straight with your feet together. Note: Max kilt length available for hire is 28 inch.

Height – It’s very important that we get your full height (head to toe) so we can judge if the sizes you have provided appear correct, we will confirm this with you when you place an order.

Jacket & Tweed Sizes

Measurements should preferably be taken by another person. Always stand up straight and look straight ahead. BE NATURAL – Relax, and do not inhale and hold your breath or exhale and hold.

CHEST – Measure around the fullest part of the chest (this is generally across the nipple), be sure to keep the tape up under your arms and around shoulder blades.
WAIST – Measure the waist keeping one finger between tape and body (The widest point is usually across the navel).

We specialise in creating a range of bespoke shooting garments and Highland jackets to suit any occasion. Our tailor works to bring personal details to suit your requirements. Made to order by our own tailors in approx. Approx. 10-12 weeks.

We will confirm sizes and any non standard size elements with you on order. If you have any questions about sizes please email us.

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1916 Antique WW1 Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Officers Silver Sgian Dubh.
antique 1916 Antique WW1 Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Officers Silver Sgian Dubh.
WW1 1916 Antique Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Officers Silver Sgian Dubh

1916 Antique WW1 Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Officers Silver Sgian Dubh

Classic regimental Sgian Dubh in great used antique condition. Made in hallmarked sterling silver made by Meyer & Mortimer, London – Edinburgh hallmark. Wonderful yellow citrine style stone mounted on the carved black wood hilt mounted in silver. With a fine curved blade to fit comfortable against the leg.

Edinburgh silver hallmark 1916

In great antique condition with very minor rubbing on the blade. See photos

Length. 190mm

We have a passion for fine antique and collectible sgian dubh’s and Highland dirks. We source antique Jacobite styles of the 18th century, high Victorian styles and regimental patterns of WW1 – WW2. Our sgian dubh and dirk range make wonderful addition to any Highland dress collection. In addition to the antique range we also make wonderul new silver sgian dubh for clients, these will become truely desirable antiques of the future.

The Gaelic sgian dubh meaning “black knife”, where “black” may refer to the usual colour of the handle of the knife. It is also suggested that “black” means secret, or hidden, as in the word blackmail. This is based on the stories and theories surrounding the knife’s origin and the meaning of “Dubh” in Gaelic, in particular those associated with the Highland custom of depositing weapons at the entrance to a house prior to entering as a guest. Despite this practice, a small twin edged-dagger, (‘Mattucashlass’), concealed under the armpit, combined with a smaller knife, (‘Sgian dubh’).

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Antique 1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle
Antique 1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle
WW1 Black Watch Antique 1914-18 Brass Belt Buckle

Antique 1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle – Non issue pattern brass – bronze belt buckle, possible local made for a regimental piper due to supply issues. Heavy weight bronze base plate over laid with the regimental badge.

Stamped with a number 1008 on the reverse.

Size. 72mm x 67mm

Belt loop and hook on the back

The 42nd (Royal Highland) Regiment of Foot was a Scottish infantry regiment in the British Army also known as the Black Watch Royal Highlanders. Originally titled Crawford’s Highlanders or the Highland Regiment and numbered 43rd in the line, in 1748, on the disbanding of Oglethorpe’s Regiment of Foot, they were renumbered 42nd and in 1751 formally titled the 42nd (Highland) Regiment of Foot. The 42nd Regiment was one of the first three Highland Regiments to fight in North America.In 1881 the regiment was named The Royal Highland Regiment (The Black Watch), being officially redesignated The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) in 1931. In 2006 the Black Watch became part of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

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Black Watch WW1 OR's Glengarry Badge
Black Watch WW1 OR's Glengarry Badge
WW1 Black Watch OR’s Glengarry Badge

Black Watch WW1 OR’s Glengarry Badge

WW1 issue Kings Crown glengarry badge with two back lugs.

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Antique Cameronians Scottish Rifles Pipers Buttons
WW1 Cameronians Scottish Rifles Antique Pipers Buttons – x5

Antique Cameronians Scottish Rifles Pipers Buttons

Circa WW1 x5 white metal buttons with strung hunting horn surrounded by thistles as worn on pipers doublets

Diamond shape buttons approx 22mm

The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) was a rifle regiment of the British Army, the only regiment of rifles amongst the Scottish regiments of infantry. It was formed in 1881 under the Childers Reforms by the amalgamation of the 26th Cameronian Regiment and the 90th Perthshire Light Infantry.

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.

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