This is one of our unique and exclusive hand crafted Edwardian reproduction carvings. This is a cast reproduction produced from a mould taken directly from the original carving found within St. Giles Cathedral, Scotland. We have exclusive permission to take moulds from original carvings from within the Cathedrals & Abbeys of Britain & Scotland and to then reproduce them for sale. These reproductions are cast from a resin composite and then stained to give the product all the fine detail, feel and authenticity of the original carving.
This wonderful carving of the Scottish National Emblem is found upon the main door that opens to the Thistle Chapel of St. Giles Cathedral Edinburgh. The Thistle is beautifully carved with the crown in place at the head of the plant and is set within a shield. This replica is taken from the original carving that captures all the rich and fine detail found within the original. This reproduction is designed to hang on display from a wall making a magnificent central focal point for any person with proud Scottish connections and decent. It comes with a fixture for wall hanging and product label.
Size (H) 16.5cm x (W) 13.5cm.
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v Our reproductions are so authentic, copied directly from the original carvings they include all the original cracks & chips from over centuries of use along with wood worm, wood grain and the makers tool marks. Beautifully colour stained and toned they are virtually indistinguishable from the originals.
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