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The Union Brooch

Description

'The Union Brooch', gold set with Scotch pebbles, in the form of a garter set with two shields surmounted by a crown, by Peter MacGregor Westren, Edinburgh 1893

Museum reference

H.1991.54.1

Object name

Brooch

Production information

Westren, Peter MacGregor, 1859 - 1886 (fl.)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, EUROPE

Date

1893

Materials

Gold, Agate

Physical description

Gold setting; Scotch pebbles

Associations

Act of Union
Scotland, EUROPE
England, EUROPE

Exhibitions

  • Wild and Majestic Romantic Visions of Scotland (28 Jun 2019 - 10 Nov 2019)
    National Museum of Scotland

  • Fonn's Duthchas: Land and Legacy (13 Jan 2007 - 01 Dec 2007)
    Highland Museums, Inverness Museum and Art Gallery
    Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery
    National Museums of Scotland
    Museum nan Eilean

Credit

In memory of Donald Stewart MacDonald Walker

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