The History of Leith

September 13, 2011

Pictish Throne

Thrones are very important objects representing the authority of rulers and religious leaders. No Early Historic Scottish thrones survive but we have pictures of people sitting on them preserved on sculptured stones. We used one of these carved stones from Fowlis Wester in Perthshire as the inspiration for our design. Carved stones like this provide the earliest evidence for their use in Scotland. for more click here

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