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Vintage Scottish Thistle Brooch

Vintage Scottish Thistle Brooch


Here is a super fun vintage thistle brooch in the Victorian style. This Scottish brooch is loaded with hallmarks and substantial for its size. The attention to detail in the design is quite lovely. In Celtic countries, the associations with the thistle are positive, and the flower symbolizes resilience, strength, determination, protection, and pride. A wonderful vintage silver brooch that is ready to wear, gift, or collect. 


Approx 1.4in tall x 1.6in wide

Hallmarks: Scottish Thistle, Edinburgh town mark, letter R

There is also a makers mark "RA" possibly for Robert Allison and Son. 

Tube hinge with safety clasp


  • Condition Report

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    • This vintage thistle brooch is in nice condition, makers mark is slightly worn.

    Please note any boxes and props are not part of the listing. 

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An item must be 100 years old or older to be considered antique. This means many antiques may have age-related wear. We chalk it up to character and love it, but it is essential that we fully describe any wear, no matter how minor. Each piece is carefully inspected, tested, and fully described before it lands in the shop.