National Galleries of Scotland Tartan Paperweight

National Galleries of Scotland Tartan Paperweight

£45.00

Beautiful glass paperweight inspired by the National Galleries of Scotland tartan, designed by Dr Timothy Clifford, Director of the National Galleries of Scotland (1984-2006), based on the Black Watch or Government tartan

The three claret stripes represent the three galleries and the colour is taken from William Playfair's original colour scheme for the National Gallery

This tartan was registered in November 1991 in the official Scottish Register of Tartans, Reference STWR and STA No. 2050

Gift boxed

Handcrafted in Scotland by Caithness Glass, traditional fine glass-makers since 1961

Each and every Caithness paperweight is a unique work of art individually hand-crafted to the highest possible standards

It may vary slightly from the paperweight in the image

  • Size 7 x 10 cm

100% of all profits support the National Galleries of Scotland