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Tartan Details - Dinarzh: Fortress of the Bear

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Dinarzh: Fortress of the Bear" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 10598
Designer: Perreaut, Valerie Philippe
Tartan date: 17/09/2011
Registration date: 16 April 2012
Category: Fashion
Restrictions: Yes. Only to be woven with the designer's written permission.

Registration notes: According to the legend, King Arthur built a fortress on the coast of Brittany around the year 513 AD. The name Dinard comes from the words Din meaning hill or fort and Arz/Art meaning bear or Arthur. The bear was a Celtic symbol of sovereignity. The colours are taken from the Dinard flag.
Woven Sample: A woven sample of this tartan has been received by the Scottish Register of Tartans for permanent preservation in the National Records of Scotland.
Registrant details: Mrs Valérie Perreaut Billy Bayre, 12 Hameau Du Clos Saulmer, Dinard, France, France, 35800
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