Solid Pewter with locking pin in your choice of crystal color.
This lovely thistle with a twist of leaves scrolling around into the shape of a heart makes a lovely brooch for a kilt, sweater or coat. The vibrant colored crystals gives the brooch a flash of color and really makes this beautiful piece stand out! Solid pewter with your choice of crystal colors.
2" x 1 3/4" with a 1 1/2" locking pin.
Color choice: Purple or Blue
About the Thistle
The prickly purple thistle is the national emblem of Scotland. Ever present in fields and pastures throughout Scotland, thistle has been Scotland's emblem for centuries. The first use as a royal symbol was on silver coins issued by James III in 1470.
The Lovely Symbolism of the Thistle Flower
The thistle represents overcoming adversity and difficult situations. It’s a symbol of resilience. In Celtic regions, the thistle represents devotion, bravery, determination, and strength. In addition, the thistle is considered a symbol of protection. It is also called the “flower of the sun“ and is used as protection against evildoers. The thistle is often seen on the front doors of Celtic homes. The flower’s pink and purple colors represent nobility and royalty.
Beautiful to wear with my tartan!