Heraldic White Unicorn Decoration

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These beautiful tree decorations are handmade in Thailand and India according to Fair Trade principles. Many of them feature the traditional Indian technique of zardozi embroidery. The manufacturer, St. Nicolas, is a member of the British Association of Fair Trade Suppliers.

The white unicorn is the national animal of Scotland and has featured in the royal heraldry of Scotland since the 12th century. The unicorn can be found around the University, most notably on the lion and unicorn staircase beside the chapel. This staircase was originally part of the the 17th-century Old College and was taken stone-by-stone to the new building as work was completed in 1870.

Size: 14cm x 5cm

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