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Old Scotish regimental colours

Andrew Ross

Old Scotish regimental colours

by Andrew Ross

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Published by William Blackwood in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

signed by Percy Groves.

Statementwith twenty eight coloured plates and other illustrations.
The Physical Object
Pagination158p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18730782M

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Each regiment received both the King's Colours, and Regimental Colours after Dutch model (the old Prinsenvlag, emblazoned with the arms of the House of Orange-Nassau). Giga-fren Ensign with the regimental colour of the 15th Regiment of Foot,   “The display, which will be in Edinburgh Castle’s Great Hall, will offer our visitors a final opportunity to view these unique examples of Scottish regimental colours.” Colonel Robert Watson, Trustee of The Royal Scots Regimental Museum, added: “At more than years old, these Colours, belonging to the oldest formed regiment in the.

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Old Scottish regimental coloursAuthor: Andrew Ross. The chromolithographs depict colours for the 1st Royal Scots Greys, 25th King's Own Borderers, 26th Cameronians, 42d Royal Highlanders (The Black Watch), 71st Highland Light Infantry, 72d Duke of Albany's Own Highlanders, 73d Perthshire, 74th Highlanders, 76th Stirlingshire, 78th Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs), 79th Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, &c.

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A collection of items relating to the colours of various Scottish regiments, laid down over 21 leaves in a buff card booklet (15 x 10 inches). Some of the items are illustrations taken from published works, but there are also hand-coloured drawings, sketches, photographs, coloured tracings of details from colours and other items.

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These flags mirrored the Commonwealth military colours of today, with one colour set as the state colour and the rest as the regimental and battalion or squadron colours.

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Ross, Andrew Old Scottish Regimental Colours. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, Folio, limited edition numberfrontispiece and 29 plates (many chromolithographed), original tartan silk with embossed gilt arms to upper cover, rebacked with later green cloth spine, withdrawn stamps and bookplate of Westminster Public Libraries, silk a little perished; The Black .