Highland targe

This targe is notable for the star pattern surrounding its central boss. It has been suggested that this targe was created by William Lyndsay, a shieldwright in Perth who produced a large number of targes during the 1745 uprising.

  • Material/Medium: Wood, leather, brass
  • Date: 1700-1750
  • Creator: n/a
  • Accession number: 1814
  • Category: Social History
  • Subject: n/a