Donald MacBeath & William Duff

If I am not mistaken, William Duff is unique among the personages portrayed in the MacLeay portraits in that he is not wearing a sporran, but, he does have some big pockets in that coat of his.  He’s caught a nice salmon too.

Fellow Clansmen

Colin Campbell is wearing what is termed by the modern weaving mills as the Ancient Campbell tartan; John Campbell dons the so-called Campbell of Breadalbane woollen cloth. The Campbell tartan in darker shades, but the identical sett (which is what determines the distinctiveness of a tartan), is termed “Black Watch.”  Either many Campbells who served […]