Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century

Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century Cladich kilt garter flashes and their journey to the 21st Century  – There had been a community of McIntyres living at Cladich on Loch Awe and weaving the distinctive garter flashes. The garters were woven on a special hand … Read More

Gordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – A Short History

Gordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – A Short HistoryGordon Highlanders Garter Flashes – The loops are supposed to represent the stirrups of the Scots Greys that troops of the Gordon’s held on to at Waterloo, to speed them into the lines of the French. The story behind the regimental flashes – The 92nd … Read More

Seaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter Flashes

Seaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter FlashesSeaforth Highlanders Regimental Pattern Garter Flashes – Seaforth Highlanders regimental pattern garter flashes as worn by officers and Sgts of the regiment. However, by the middle of WW1 this pattern seems to have become standard issue across the ranks, before the war the standard OR’s … Read More

Black Watch Royal Highlanders Regimental Sgian Dubhs

Black Watch Royal Highlanders Regimental Sgian DubhsBlack Watch Royal Highlanders regimental sgian dubhs – Hand made by the regimental silversmith, with the St Andrew ( wee Jimmy )  and thistle mounts and stone set with a real smoky quartz cairngorm. Hand carved black wood hilt and leather covered scabbard. The … Read More

London Scottish Pipe Major Sporran

London Scottish Pipe Major SporranLondon Scottish Pipe Major Sporran – We acquired a vintage London Scottish Pipe Major – Drum Major sporran cantle a few months ago. It was in need of new knobs on the top edge and stripping and re plating. It had been in an old box … Read More

1860’s Victorian Goat Hair Antique Scottish Dress Sporran

1860’s Victorian Goat Hair Antique Scottish Dress Sporran1860’s Victorian Goat Hair Antique Scottish Dress Sporran – Interesting cantle engraved and pierced design. The pouch opens with a lift up centre to knob catch. Small internal coin pocket inside the main pouch. The front goat hair has been fully restored with … Read More

Bespoke Sterling Silver Clan Crest Celtic Knot Engraved Kilt Belt Buckle

Bespoke Sterling Silver Clan Crest Celtic Knot Engraved Kilt Belt BuckleBespoke Sterling Silver Clan Crest Celtic Knot Engraved Kilt Belt Buckle – We have just completed a new bespoke silver project for a client. With a hand engraved Celtic design around the edge of the silver kilt buckle, we then … Read More

1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle

1914-18 WW1 Black Watch Brass Belt Buckle1914-18 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 … Read More

Antique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs Archive

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Antique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs ArchiveAntique & Vintage Sgian Dubhs Archive – 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 dubhs and dirks have … Read More

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