Purchase this Stag's head kilt pin and show your strength and wisdom of the stag. The Stag's head kilt pin is solid lead-free pewter, with an antiqued finish. Made in Scotland. 3.5" long.
In Celtic legend, which predates heraldry, the stag is a very powerful symbol. In early history, the stag in Ireland and Scotland was a very large and powerful animal. One of the rituals relating to leadership was to have the candidate hunt and kill a stag using only a knife which was made from a stag's horn. The person would then take on the persona of the stag, meaning they would gain its strength and wisdom.
Have you ever worn a kilt in a windy day? Yes, we all have and it can be quite nerving worrying about becoming the next Marilyn Monroe. Its a piece of jewelry that is worn on the lower corner of the outer apron of a kilt. The kilt pin adds weight to the outer apron, this prevent the apron blowing open and showing off too much leg. Kilt pins are also only seen as a form of decoration, therefore pick a kilt pin that represents who you are!