November 27, 2013

Greetings unto all who read these words from Meister Konrad Mailander, Rouge Scarpe Herald,

 

This is the Middle Kingdom Letter of Acceptances and Returns for the items on the October 17, 2013 ILoI.  

  

My thanks to Aryanhwy merch Catmael, Alys Mackyntoich, Modar Neznanich, ffride wlffsdotter, Brenna Lowri o Ruthin, Gunnvor silfraharr, Ginevra Boscoli, Juetta Copin, Michel von Schiltach, Chaya Simcha bat Yonah, and Jean Yves de Chierebourg for their commentary.  

 

Since the letters are now being posted on OSCAR with documentation and commentary open for all to see I will no longer be copying the documentation or commentary to this letter.  If you would like to see the documentation or commentary for this letter please go to https://oscar.sca.org/kingdom/kingloi.php?kingdom=4&loi=2258

 

SENA refers to The Standards for Evaluation of Names and Armory.  These are the new rules for submissions. 

 

My decision and comments are prefaced with ROUGE SCARPE: and are in red.  Items that are accepted will be forwarded to Laurel as a Middle LoI posted on OSCAR.  


 

1: Brynniulfr Herleifsson - New Badge

 

 (Fieldless) Two grozing irons in saltire sable and vert.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  (Fieldless) Two grozing irons in saltire sable and vert.

 


 

2: Dorothea Sutcliffe - New Name & New Device

 

Per saltire sable and gules, in 1 and 3 sable a snake bowed Or, in 2 and 4 gules, a panther head erased facing to center Or.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Name Forwarded to Laurel.   Device forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  Per saltire sable and purpure, in pale two snakes nowed and in fess two natural panther's heads erased respectant Or.  Heraldic panthers have flames come out of their mouth and possibly their ears as well, since these lacks the flames they have been blazoned as natural panthers.  The gules was more of a sanguine on the forms and looked almost purpure in the scan.  With the submitters permission the submission was recolored with standard heraldic colors.

 


 

3: Jean Yves de Chierebourg - New Badge

 

 (Fieldless) a sea camel-leopard Or tailed azure.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  (Fieldless) A sea-cameleopard Or tailed azure.

 


 

4: Kenneth Brightmore - New Device

 

Per chevron azure and vert, between two dogs combattant and four estoiles 1, 2, 1 a chevron argent.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  Per chevron azure and vert, a chevron between two talbots combattant and four estoiles in cross argent.  This may have problems with SENA A.3.E.1. Arrangement of Charge Groups: Charge groups must be arranged upon the field in a period fashion. http://heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#A3E1 A match for this arrangement could not be found in SENA Appendix J: Documented and Forbidden Arrangements of Charge Groups on Armory.  http://heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#AppendixJ It may be possible to blazon the estoiles as a semy. It is being sent on for more commentary.

 


 

5: Luiza Vinçente - New Name & New Device

 

Quarterly vert and gules, two sea unicorns combattant and in base a Vasco da Gama cross Or.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Name Forwarded to Laurel.   Device forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  Quarterly vert and gules, two sea unicorns combattant and in base a cross formy Or.

 


 

6: Máirghréad Brightmore - New Device

 

Per chevron vert and azure, between two dogs combattant and four mullets of 8 points 1, 2, 1 a chevron argent.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  Per chevron vert and azure, a chevron between two talbots combattant and four mullets of 8 points in cross argent.  This may have problems with SENA A.3.E.1. Arrangement of Charge Groups: Charge groups must be arranged upon the field in a period fashion. http://heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#A3E1 A match for this arrangement could not be found in SENA Appendix J: Documented and Forbidden Arrangements of Charge Groups on Armory.  http://heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#AppendixJ It may be possible to blazon the mullets as a semy. It is being sent on for more commentary.

 


 

7: Stephan Aberdeen - New Name & New Device

 

Azure, on a fess argent between three martlets contourny Or two hearts gules.

 

ROUGE SCARPE:  Name Forwarded to Laurel.   Device forwarded to Laurel with the Blazon:  Azure, on a fess argent between three martlets Or two hearts gules.

 


 

In Service to Crown and College,

Meister Konrad Mailander, OP

 

Rouge Scarpe:

Konrad Mailander
Dale Niederhauser
110 Dodge St.
Swanton, OH 43558
rougescarpe@midrealm.org