Stewart Black - One of the world's most popular plaids.
Clan Motto: Virescit vulnere virtus: Courage grows strong at a wound.
Badge: The Thistle
As a family‚ the Royal Stewarts held the throne of Scotland‚ and later that of England‚ in direct line until the death of Queen Anne in 1714. In fact‚ the present Royal family is often seen sporting a kilt in this historical pattern."