The Scottish crown jewels are also known as "The Honours of Scotland". They consist of a crown, sword and sceptre. On the Union of the Crowns in the Scottish crown jewels were left in Scotland when King James VI of Scotland inherited the English throne.
The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it set in the crown for his coronation in
Jarlshof is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. - Described as "one of the most Remarkable Archaeological Sites ever excavated in the British Isles", it contains Remains dating from 2500 BC up to the century AD.