Pictish Leather Patches

  • £12.50

What better way to pay homage to the ancient people of the islesthan with these handmade leather patches. Ideal for clothing or backpacks, these patches by Pictavia Leather are crafted in 100% cowskin for durability and authenticity.

Each patch is embossed with a Pictish symbol found on carved stones throughout Scotland. These date to the early medieval period.

Designs available:

- Pictish Crescent
- Pictish Beastie (From Rodneys stone)
- Pictish Boar


Material & Make

Hand crafted in Scotland from 100% cowskin. Each patch comes with holes pre punched ready to stitch on, and finished with leather wax.


About The Artist

Hamish Lamley founded Pictavia Leather in the heart of Scotland, where the Picts themselves resided during the Early Middle Ages. His mastery of traditional leathercraft offers a glimpse into this ancient world, and Hamish’s work is praised globally for his accuracy and impact on the archaeological interpretation. Aside from the creations that come from his workshop, Hamish also teaches leatherworking courses and offers presentations and demonstrations at historical sites across Europe. You can find more of his custom offerings on his personal website, Pictavia Leather.  

You can see more of Hamish's art available on Northern Fire here.
Size & Dimensions
Approximately 5cm (2 inches) in diameter