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Tartan Details - Hand, Edinburgh

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Hand, Edinburgh" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 10640
Designer: Hand, James
Tartan date: 31/01/2012
Registration date: 20 June 2012
Category: Name
Restrictions: Yes.
Developed for weaving by House of Tartan.

Registration notes: James Hand designed this tartan to celebrate his marriage to Miss Gail Wheatley. Colours: green for the Hand family name which originates from Ireland; blue and purple to signify a Scottish connection; charcoal and granite, colours which reflect a modern tartan. Weavers note: the granite and charcoal colours are woven with mélange (blended) yarns of grey and black.
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: Mr Blair Urquhart, House of Tartan Ltd, 9-11, East High Street, Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland, PH7 3AF
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Tartan image: Hand, Edinburgh. Click on this image to see a more detailed version.

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