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Tartan Details - John Hancock

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "John Hancock" tartan is shown below. 

Reference: 13496
Designer: Gordon Nicolson Kiltmakers
Tartan date: 20/04/2022
Registration date: 26 April 2022
Category: Corporate
Restrictions: Yes. Permission to wear/use this tartan must be sought from John Hancock.
Prepared for weaving by Gordon Nicolson Kiltmakers.

Registration notes: A tartan for the John Hancock Company based in Boston, Massachusetts. The design uses colours to represent the brand: blue represents the stability synonymous with John Hancock; the green symbolizes life, renewal & energy and cranberry is the state colour of Massachusetts, the home state of John Hancock. These colours are also intended to represent the tranquil lochs, spectacular glens and infamous heather clad mountains of Scotland.
Registrant details: Mr Gordon Nicolson, 189 Canongate, Edinburgh, Mid Lothian, Scotland, EH8 8BN
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Tartan image: John Hancock. Click on this image to see a more detailed version.

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