|The chiefly sett of the Bruce tartan, based on a weavers
chart, which Lord Bruce believes to date from 1571.
Writing in 1967, Lord Bruce says, ".. a specimen of tartan
cloth (as illustrated) was in the possession of the
Cumming-Bruce's of Dumphail in the mid nineteeth
century and came into the keeping of Lord Elgin's family
about that time after the marriage of the 8th Earl and
Mary Cumming-Bruce (heiress of Dumphail and