The thistle has been a national symbol of Scotland since at least the time of James III. As the Renaissance took hold of Scotland, the thistle became an important decorative motif throughout the country, coming to represent the picturesque and hardy qualities of the Scottish landscape and people.
The kilt pin is worn on the front of a kilt to prevent it lifting.
Premium quality hand finished pewter kilt pin. Hand cast by highly skilled craftsmen in Glasgow, Scotland.