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Chain / girdle


Silver chain called Midside Maggie's Girdle, said to have been given by John, 2nd Earl of Lauderdale, to the wife of his tenant Thomas Hardie of Midside Farm, made by Adam Allan of Edinburgh, 1608 - 1610

Museum reference

H.NA 338

Object name

Chain / girdle

Production information

Allan, Adam, 1589 - 1610 (fl.), Silversmith
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe


1608 - 1610



Physical description



Previous owner: Midside Maggie
Presenter: John, 2nd Earl of Lauderdale
Thomas Hardie
Denniestoun, Robert, 1608 - 1613 (fl.)
Midside Farm, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe

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