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  • Name of Tartan:
    Robertson - 1820 (White line)
  • Alternative Name: New Robertson
  • ITI Number: 1803
  • Category: Clan/Family
  • Designer / Source: Wilsons of Bannockburn
  • Date: 1820
  • Slog: WGR:WGR
  • Colour Sequence: WGRBRGRBRBRGW
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Robertson - 1820 (White line)
  • Notes: Regency suit of Wilsons' cloth in the STS Collection that was worn by the Chief o the Levee of George IV in 1822. - PEM May 07. From Smibert's, 'The Clans of the Highlands of Scotland' (1850) contains 55 tartan setts, provided in the greater part by Wilson's of Bannockburn. Smibert was anxious to 'ascertain and establish' the genuine old setts before 'the influx of such varieties made it impossible'. His name appears on the list of subscribers to Logan's book, 'The Scottish Gael' (1831). D.C. Stewart # 213. Sample in STA Dalgety Collection in repro colours. This tartan also appears in the Scott Adie Pattern book of around 1850 - CD in STA Archives.
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  • Robertson - 1820 (White line)
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