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Clyde was the official mascot of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Clyde is an anthropomorphic thistle and is named after the River Clyde which flows through the centre of Glasgow. Beth Gilmour was 12 when she won a competition to design the mascot.

Hillhead Library

Glasgow

Title

Clyde

Date

2014

Medium

fibreglass

Accession number

HH.SCULPTURE.1001255

Acquisition method

commissioned for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, 2014

Work type

Sculpture

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Hillhead Library

Byres Road, Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8AP Scotland

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