Thursday, September 22, 2011

Leonhard Schuwert (Silver Crescent)

Order of the Silver Crescent
Pennsic 40
Awarded August 2011, AS XLVI (46)

Unfortunately, I forgot to take a photograph of the finish work, therefore the image displayed below is after I had inked and gilded. If and when I am able to obtain a picture of the finished piece, I will replace this one but for now you get the idea.

Leonhard Schuwert (Silver Crescent)
Calligraphy & Illumination by Isabel Chamberlaine. Inspired by...


Words by Mistress Alys Mackyntoich

WHEREAS late heretofore many and diverse nobles and notable persons in great multitude presented and actually delivered unto our Sovereign Lord the King and Sovereign Lady the Queen a Petition concerning Leonhard Schuwert, the said Leonhard having been of great and remarked service to the Realm in matters martial, most particularly dealing with thrown weapons; and WHEREAS our said Sovereign Lord and Lady have, for the public weal and tranquility of this Land, benignly assented to the Petition aforesaid; THEREFORE, to the perpetual memory of the truth, and declaration of the same, removing the occasion of doubts and ambiguities, and to all other lawful effect that shall now thereof ensue, be it ordained, provided and established by force of these present letters that the aforesaid Leonhard is now and in perpetuity enrolled, recorded, approved and authorized into the membership of Order of the Silver Crescent, to have and bear all signs and emblems thereof, and exercise such rights as are thereto appertaining. Done by the hand of Lucan the King and Jana the Queen, upon the 10th day of August, A.S 46.

Scroll ID: Isabel C XIX
Complete August 2011, AS XLVI (46)