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Scarce Ca. 1900 Scottish Clan MacNeil of Colonsay Badge
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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1900 Scottish clan badge for Clan MacNeil of Colonsay. A branch of the main MacNeil (or MacNeill) clan of Argyl, the MacNeils of Colonsay use their own independent motto upon their badge: "Vincere Aut Mori" ("Conquer or Die"). It has an armoured arm with dagger at the center of the encircling garter. The badge is in heavy silver-plated brass and was made in Scotland.
VINTAGE: Circa 1900.
SIZE: Approximately 1-15/16" in height and 1-9/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver-plated brass.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal T-style pin with C catch.
MARKINGS: MADE IN SCOTLAND.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Scottish clan badge collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay SHOP MBJR13 LADEX10/13 SeAGJX9/15
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some light wear and tarnish.