The luckenbooth brooch is a traditional Scottish love token: often given as a betrothal or wedding brooch. It might be worn by a nursing mother as a charm to help her milk flow,and/or be pinned to a baby's clothing to protect it from harm.
The Darnley or Lennox Jewel It is said to have been commissioned by Lady Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox for her husband Matthew Stewart, Earl of Lennox and Regent of Scotland, who fell in battle in 1571 all-things-tudor
This beautiful bold Luckenbooth brooch has a purple thistle heart design surmounted by the crown of Mary Queen of Scots. The Luckenbooth brooch is the most romantic tradition from Scotland. A luckenbooth brooch is a Scottish heart-shaped brooch.