December 15, 2017

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


This is the Middle Kingdom Letter of Acceptance and Returns for the items on the November 12th ILoI.

My thanks to Christian Jorgensen af Hilsonger, Kolosvari Arpadne Julia, ffride wlffsdotter, Michael Gerard Curtememoire, Magnus von Lübeck, Jean Yves de Chierebourg, Adelaide de Beaumont, Juetta Copin, Thomasine Lestrang, Iago ab Adam, Ginevra Boscoli, and Alexander Adelbrecht von Markelingen 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=4800

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: Ariya Pillai of Eastwatch -New Name & New Device

Argent, in pale a dragonfly sable over a lotus blossom in profile purpure and on a chief purpure a rondel between two crescents pendant argent.

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Argent, in pale a dragonfly sable and a lotus blossom in profile purpure, on a chief purpure a roundel between two crescents pendant argent.


2: Armand de Chartres -Resub Device

Gules, three clarions and a chief indented, argent.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Gules, three clarions and a chief indented argent.

3: Auenwald, Shire of -New Branch Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel.


4: Aurelius Corvus Corvinus -Resub Device

Sable, a three-headed dog pasant contourney within an orle Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Sable, a three-headed dog passant contourny within an orle Or


5: Caesidius Aurelius Scaevola -New Name & New Device

Per pale gules and sable, two lightning bolts in saltire Or and a tower overall argent.

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel as <Caesidius Aurelianus Scaevola>. <Caesidius> was not a prenomen so the claimed pattern Praenomen + nomen + agnomen did not work. The change of the nomen <Aurelius> to the cognomen <Aurelianus> allows the pattern Nomen + Cognomen + Cognomen. The submitter did not allow major changes but has been contacted and approved this change.

Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per pale gules and sable, two lightning bolts in saltire Or and overall a tower argent. There is a step from period practice (SFPP) for the use of lightning bolts that are not part of a thunderbolt. One SFPP is allowed.


6: Charles Cedric Morton -New Device

Quarterly per fess indented argent and gules, a sea-dog rampant contourney counterchanged.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Quarterly per fess indented argent and gules, a sea-dog rampant contourny counterchanged. Note this is not a new submission but a resubmission with the original submission returned by Laurel in February 1987.


7: Genevote Chevale -New Badge

Per pale vert and argent, a fleur-de-lys counterchanged.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per pale vert and argent, a fleur-de-lys throughout counterchanged. The name is registered as Genevote Cheval.


8: Ginevra Boscoli -New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in November of 2009, via the Middle.

(Fieldless) A pantheon rampant contourney gules mulleted argent, chained and collared Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: (Fieldless) A pantheon rampant contourny gules mullety of six points argent, chained and collared Or.


9: Godfrey Mortemer -New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel as <Godefrid de Mortemer>. The submitter requested authenticity for 12th Century Anglo Norman. It appears that the forms that meets the request are <Godefrid de Mortemer>, <Godefredus de Mortuo Mari>(fully Latin), or <Godefridus de Mortemer>. The submitter was contacted and they chose <Godefrid de Mortemer>.
10: Grenemere, Shire of -New Branch Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel.


11: Gwydion Glyndwr -Resub Device

Per chevron sable and vert, a hawk close and in chief three oak leaves Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per chevron sable and vert, three oak leaves in fess and a hawk Or.


12: Kai Tseng -New Device

Sable, two foxes conbatant Or and on a chief argent three hearts gules.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Sable, two foxes combatant Or and on a chief argent three hearts gules. The original color emblazon was colored with colored pencils and the sable was rather light. It has been recolored with the permission of the submitter. The submitter's name is registered as Ts'eng K'ai.


13: Lette de Cherselawe -Resub Device

Vert, semy of quatrefoils argent, a chief Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Vert, semy of quatrefoils argent, a chief Or.


14: Liang Jiasi -New Name & New Device

Per fess sable and Or a peacock in its pride Or and an oriental dragon Gules.

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forward to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per fess sable and Or, a peacock in his pride Or and an Oriental dragon passant gules.


15: Ragna stórráda Ulfsdóttir and Reinhardt mit dem Bart -New Badge

(Fieldless) A dog statant contourny within and conjoined to an annulet sable.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: (Fieldless) A dog statant contourny within and conjoined to an annulet sable.


16: Reinhardt mit dem Bart -Resub Device

Quarterly sable and gules, a lion's head erased between two towers in bend argent.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Quarterly sable and gules, a lion's head erased between two towers in bend argent.

17: Robert Fitzrichard -New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel.


18: Sazia de Sarro -New Device

Purpure, an ounce rampant contourney Or semy of roundels purpure.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Purpure, an ounce rampant contourny Or semy of roundels purpure.


19: Seonaid inghean Ghriogair -New Augmentation of Arms

Per fes wavy argent and purpure, a dragon segreant counterchanged between two tygers sable and another argent, and for augmentation replacing the argent tyger, a quill pen Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per fes wavy argent and purpure, a dragon segreant counterchanged between two tygers sable and another argent, and for augmentation replacing the argent tyger, a quill pen Or.


20: Tyrannius Seuerus -New Name & New Device

Per bend vert and sable, a dragon's head couped close and a tankard argent.

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Per bend vert and sable, a dragon's head couped close and a tankard argent.


21: Victoria of High Harrogate -New Name & New Device

Azure chape ploye argent, an owl displayed argent maintaining a crescent pendant Or.

ROUGE SCARPE: Name forwarded to Laurel. Device forwarded to Laurel with the blazon: Azure chapé ployé, an owl displayed argent maintaining in its talons a crescent pendant Or.


22: Vyāsayati Maurya -New Name

ROUGE SCARPE: Forwarded to Laurel. There was some question in commentary as to whether <Vyāsayati> is appropriate for an SCA name. Also there was question whether <Maurya> was sufficiently documented. It is being sent on for further commentary at the Laurel level and decision by Wreath Herald.



In Service to Crown and College,


Meister Konrad Mailander, OP

 

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