Clan MacAlpine Crest

Clan Crest (under review)

Crest Description: As there is no Chief with Arms, there is no official Crest Badge. The one usually given is a boar’s head erased within a royal or antique crown. Sir Thomas Innes of Learney, a previous Lord Lyon King of Arms, in “The Scottish Tartans” refers to the claim that this Royal Clan is the most ancient in the Highlands, states that it is Celtic and that 25 generations of the Kings of Scotland claim to be of MacAlpine lineage. He also says that the ancient crest was a boar’s head