Posted by Corbie on December 08, 19100 at 08:10:59:
In Reply to: used kilt posted by velma campbell morgan on November 09, 1999 at 07:45:12:
: Grandson goes to Renaissance Fairs and wants to participate in Scottish games; therefore he desperately wants a kilt. He would like to have a Black Watch or Campbell kilt. "Beggars can't be choosers" so any will be considered. Thank you.
He doesn't have to have a clan tartan, for what it's worth. Prior to the Victorian era, there weren't assigned clan tartans; each district had distinctive patterns that it favored, so one could tell the region from which a Highlander came by the patterns of tartan he wore, but not his clan affiliation; the clan affiliation was identified by the kind of plant he was wearing in his cap (heather, oak, etc.).
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