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Dornoch Festival Week badge c 1980
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Dornoch Festival Week badge c 1980

Badge produced from the first Dornoch Festival Week held c 1980. The circular badge with pin fastening is white enamel on tin. The central motif, representative of the burgh, golf links and local history, is a white cat with a black golf club surrounded by flames with wording 'Dornoch Festival Week'
Picture added on 12 October 2012 at 09:59
Comments:
The flames are for the burning of Janet Horne, and the cat is a wildcat which is the emblem of Sutherland. The triangle made by the golf club represents the spire of the cathedral .

Thank you for explaining the meaning of the symbols - Administrator
Added by PM on 24 December 2012
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