July 30th, 2016

Greetings unto all who read these words from Baroness Sybella of Dragon's Mark, Rouge Scarpe Herald,


This is the Middle Kingdom Letter of Acceptance and Returns for the items on the July 27th 2016 ILoI.

My thanks to Konrad Mailander (Dragon), Coblaith Muimnech, Andreas Lucernensis, Calybrid Ine Tere, Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada, Christopher Devereux, Dorcas Whitecap, Song Zidie, Thomas de Groet, Maridonna Benvenuti, Katherine Coscombe, Kolosvari Arpadne Julia, ffride wlffsdotter, Seraphina Delfino, Ursula Georges, Daniel the Broc, and Dai Gerdwr for their commentary.

If you would like to see the documentation or commentary for this letter please go to http://oscar.sca.org/kingdom/kingloi.php?kingdom=4&loi=3963

SENA refers to The Standards for Evaluation of Names and Armory, the current 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: Agmundr Skúli - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel.
2: Angharad of Rivenstar - New Name & New Device

Or, a horse salient and a base rayonny sable.


ROUGE SCARPE: Submission PENDED awaiting response on name decision and permission to redraw device.
3: Artáir Mc Bane - New Name & New Device

Per saltire argent and azure a bear's pawprint and a bordure sable.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel as [Artúr Mc Bane]. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per saltire argent and azure a bear's pawprint and a bordure sable.
4: Artemesia da Firenze - New Name & New Device

Azure, a peacock regardaant argent between flaunches Or.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name Forwarded to Laurel as [Artemisia da Firenze]. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Azure, a peacock regardaant argent between flaunches Or. Judith W. Mann's "Identity Signs: Meanings and Methods in Artemisia Gentileschi's Signatures" shows 26 variants on the spelling of the artist Artemisia and none of them reshape the goddess' name from "Artemis" to "Artemes".
5: Audette la Tricoteusse de Saint Denis - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel as [Audette la Tricoteuse de Saint Denis]. The submitted "Tricoteusse" does not match the documentation. The form Cotgrave gives is "Tricoteuse".
6: Briana Stonefield - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel.
7: Dai Gerdwr - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel.
8: Edward Archer of Kent - New Name & New Device

Per bend vert and gules a drawn bow with an arrow knocked within a tressure argent.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per bend vert and gules a drawn bow with an arrow knocked within a tressure argent
9: Enrico Morosini - New Name & New Device

Argent, a swamphen between two pheons in pale azure.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Argent, a swamphen between two pheons in pale azure.
10: Eschina MacDonyll - New Device

Per pale gules and azure a horse's head erased and three compass stars Or.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per pale gules and azure a horse's head couped and three compass stars Or.
11: Faolan mac Domhnaill - Resub Device

Ermine, a saltire cotised gules, overall a brock rampant to dexter sable and masked argent, maintaining a cross crosslet fitchy azure in its right paw and a quatrefoil slipped vert in its left paw.


ROUGE SCARPE: Pended awaiting permission to redraw.
12: Finn O´Connor - Resub Device

Azure, a bend sable fimbriated argent within a bordure argent.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Azure, a bend sable fimbriated argent within a bordure argent.
13: Hedvika Tanecnik - New Name & New Device

Per chevron vert and argent in chief two unicorn heads erased regardant argent and in base an orange tree proper.


ROUGE SCARPE: Submission Pended, awaiting a decision about both the given name and surname.
14: Joseph of Illiton - New Name & New Device

Gules, a bordure sable fimbriated and on a fess argent three swords points to base sable.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device returned for violation of SENA: Peripheral ordinaries may not be voided or fimbriated, nor may other secondary, tertiary, or overall charges.
15: Katelin the Greene - New Name & New Device

Vert, a cauldron and a cat dormant gardant sable.


ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device returned for Sable on Vert violation of SENA A.3.B.4. Charges must have good contrast with the background on which they are placed. http://heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#A3B4
16: Percivall Brackley - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel.
17: Rose de la Cumbe - New Device

Per pale purpure and sable, a winged unicorn segreant contourny and in chief three roses argent.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per pale purpure and sable, a winged unicorn segreant contourny and in chief three roses argent.
18: Rüdiger of the Flaming Gryphon - New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel.
19: Saraswati-man.ikkam - New Augmentation of Arms

Azure a lotus blossom in profile Or and a bordure quarterly Or and argent, augmented upon the lotus of a lozenge ploye azure charged with a quill palewise argent enflamed proper.


ROUGE SCARPE: Augmentation pended, awaiting permission to redraw.
20: Sóma Hjálmarsdóttir - Resub Device

Argent, a Lating cross argent fimbriated sable and overall a heart gules enflamed proper.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Argent, a Latin cross argent fimbriated sable and overall a heart gules enflamed proper.
21: Zophia Pyotrowska - New Device

Gules, in fess two Roman letters V conjoined and a bordure argent.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device Pended, awaiting a clarification of intent from submitter.
22: Rivenvale, Shire of - Resub Device Change

Vert, on a pile azure fimbriated and cotised argent, a laurel wreath Or.


ROUGE SCARPE: Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Vert, on a pile azure fimbriated and cotised argent, a laurel wreath Or.

In Service to Client, Crown and College,


Baroness Sybella of Dragon's Mark, CDH, CE


Rouge Scarpe:

Sybella of Dragon's Mark

Hope Hoover

103 Merewood Dr

Versailles, KY 40383
rougescarpe@midrealm.org