Kilkenny Tartan is a Scottish tartan that represents Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, a historic county that is located in the region of Leinster, Ireland. The Kilkenny Tartan can be described as an innovative tartan, created at the turn of the century, and is among numerous Irish County tartans. It is a modern tartan, designed in the 20th century. Kilkenny Tartan has no connection to any particular clan, but rather, it is representative of the county as it is a whole. The city lies on the River Nore, Kilkenny (often referred to as Marble City because of its granite quarries, which have black color) an ancient Norman settlement that was granted its status in 1609 by The King James I of England. From 1642 to 1649 Kilkenny changed into the capital city of confederate Ireland 1642 and 1649. The story of County Kilkenny dates back to the time of the medieval era and was once a bustling center of commerce, trade, and culture. The county was famous for its prosperity, thanks to the thriving wool industry, and also for its part in the Anglo-Norman conquest of Ireland.
At the time, Kilkenny was the center of English rule in Ireland and was home to numerous castles as well as monasteries, churches, and castles. Kilkenny Tartan consists of emerald, blue, and yellow tartan that has stripes of black, white, and red. The green symbolizes the landscape of rolling hills and lush fields that are part of County Kilkenny, while the blue is a symbol of the river Nore that runs across the entire county. The yellow is a symbol of the fertile land of the farm, and the black, white, and red stripes are a representation of Kilkenny's extensive heritage as well as its rich heritage. the Kilkenny Tartan is an essential item for anyone who appreciates tartan, as well as the rich culture and history of the Celtic nations.