Inverness pin, showing part of the Royal Burgh seal

Inverness pin, showing part of the Royal Burgh seal

This pin is from Inverness. The shield and cross come from an old seal of Inverness. This seal, shown at right, shows a Royal Burgh coat of arms, which were granted in 1900.Inverness Burgh The arms include a depiction of Jesus on the Cross, believed to relate to a side-altar of the Holy Cross in the local parish church before the Reformation. The image appeared on the seal of Inverness since as early as 1439.

Location: 2-A5

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