Scottish Clan Badge with motto 'Amore et Patrie'. Circa 1900
Antique circa 1900 Scottish clan glengarry badge with motto and crest of a raised hand holding a glove ( meant to be a Falconer's or Hawking-glove ). 'Motto Amore Et Patrie'. We are currently researching the clan further. Possibly connection with a branch of the Scot family who used this motto for a branch in The British herald, or Cabinet of armorial bearings of the nobility & gentry of Great Britain & Ireland.
Approx 58 mm x 50 mm
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