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Pencil sketch of a brooch and accompanying description, 1883

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/180

Scope and Contents

Pencil sketch of a brooch and accompanying description which states that the brooch was made for Mary MacColl, grandmother of the wife of Donald MacColl, [foxhunter, Glencreran, Earra GhĂ idheal/Argyllshire], at Callarst, [Callaird/Callert] in the 1700s. The brooch is of 'good workmanship' with the name on the reverse side. It is noted that Donald's wife died in 1880 aged about eighty-six.


  • Creation: 1883

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 50v, line 1 to folio 50v, line 9

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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