Order of the Golden Rapier
Great Northeastern War
Awarded July 12, 2014 AS49 (XLIX)
Calligraphy by Mickel von Salm and illumination by Isabel Chamberlaine. Inspired by the 15th century Sforza Tarot Cards held by the Pierpont Morgan Library MS M.630, no. 23.
This was a collaboration piece between myself and Mickel von Salm, initiated by Carolyne de la Pointe.
Materials: For the illuminated contribution to this piece was Jerry Tresser's Liquid Gesso; 23k gold leaf; 23k shell-gold; Windsor & Newton gouache; homemade sap green.
Words by Lord Michael Arcensis
Scroll ID: Isabel C 46
Completed July 2014