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Toucan of Scotland

Thistle Stud Earrings

Thistle Stud Earrings

Regular price $41.00 USD
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The thistle is a widely recognized symbol of Scotland and holds special significance in Scottish culture. Its origins as a symbol are said to date back to a historical event involving a surprise Norse attack on a group of Scottish warriors.

According to legend, in the 13th century during the reign of Alexander III, a group of Norse invaders attempted to infiltrate a Scottish camp at night. One of the attackers stepped on a thistle, which caused a commotion and alerted the Scots to the presence of the enemy. The Scots successfully repelled the attack, and the thistle thereafter became a symbol of Scotland's resilience and vigilance.

Imported sterling silver thistle stud earrings complete in a quality gift box arriving from Scotland. Measures 13mm by 9mm. Ships from the US the next business day.

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