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Scottish basket-hilted claymore sword

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Jacobite Sword

Scottish basket hilted claymore sword left behind by retreating Jacobite forces in 1745. The claymore was the favoured weapon of Scottish highland clansmen. It was used in combination with the targe (spiked shield) and dirk (dagger) at close range in a tactic known as the highland charge.

Replica skull of Robert Bruce

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Replica skull of Robert Bruce

Robert Bruce of Scotland fought many battles against Edward I and Edward II (Dates of Reign 1307 to 1327) of England, such as at the Battle of Bannockburn 1314, where he defeated the English.