This delightful bust, made from British gypsum plaster is sure to delight all lovers of Robert Burns the Scottish poet and lyricist.
He is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland and is celebrated worldwide. His poem ‘Auld Land Syne’ is often sung at Hogmanay.
There are a series of models around the base associated with Burns and his works and Scotland. These include Bagpipes, Plough, Ink well and quill, Book, Whiskey bottle, Candle holder, timorous beastie and Burn’s Cottage.
The etch around the base reads:
“SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCES BE FORGOT AND NEVER BROUGHT TO MIND”