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MacMillan Ancient Tartan Sample

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The MacMillan clan is thought to be descendant from the Hebridean prince  Airbertach, linked to the royal house of Moray. The MacMillans also have strong roots in the Celtic church, the first of the clan, Gillie Chriosd was a Columba monk. The Gaelic name comes from the style of hair worn, shaved in front of the head with hair behind.

The MacMillan  Ancient tartan is predominantly green and deep yellow with red and black.

Crest: sword held by 2 hands
Gaelic Name: MacGhilleMhaolain
Motto: Misesris succerere disco (I learn to succour the unfortunate)
Badge: Holly
Lands: Lochaber, Argyll and Galloway
Origin of Name:    Gaelic, MacMhaolain (Son of the bald or tonsured one)
Clan Chief: George MacMillan of MacMillan


Materials: All of our carpets are 80% British Wool and 20% Nylon. Woven 8 row Axminster with a heavy commercial quality.

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