Five circular garnet stones arranged in a cross formation; central stone in a square setting, surrounding four stones in circular settings.
- Gold & white enamelling & garnet Dimensions: Diameter: 2 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,250 ( Total: £5,000)
- Acquired in:
- Mary Hunter
Given by James Guthrie (1612-1661) to his niece before his execution and then passed down through six generations of Church of Scotland ministers. James Guthrie was minister of the Holy Rude in Stirling and was one of the most important and influential ministers in the Covenanting era.
Reverend George and Mrs Mary Hunter.
Entry detailsFree to all
Tue – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
Sun, 2pm – 5pm