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Pencil sketch of a brooch and accompanying description, 1883

 Item
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.

Dates

  • 1883

Language of Materials

English,Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 1 notebook ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

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

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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