Difference between revisions of "Kingdom of Atlantia"

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(→‎Kings and Queens of Atlantia: added many more kings and queens)
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* '''King's Award of Excellence''': Given at the whim of the King for any sort of excellence.  It's badge is ''Or, the King's initial azure.''
 
* '''King's Award of Excellence''': Given at the whim of the King for any sort of excellence.  It's badge is ''Or, the King's initial azure.''
  
* '''Undine''': Given at by the Queen for personal service.  It's badge is ''Or, the Queen's initial azure.''
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* '''Undine''': Given by the Queen for personal service.  It's badge is ''Or, the Queen's initial azure.''
  
 
* '''Sea-Urchin''': Given to young children by the Crown in recognition of their contributions or good deeds.  It's badge is ''fieldless: a sea-urchin azure.''
 
* '''Sea-Urchin''': Given to young children by the Crown in recognition of their contributions or good deeds.  It's badge is ''fieldless: a sea-urchin azure.''
  
* Order of the nonpareil
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* '''Order of Nonpareil''':  This award honors and recognizes those who have shown excellence, honor, courtesy or chivalry above and beyond any duty. The members of this Order exemplify what it means to be an Atlantian. This award may be given only once per reign and is conveyed solely at the discretion of the Crown.  It's badge is ''Or, a sword between four towers sable.''
  
* Golden Nautilus
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* '''Golden Nautilus''':  This award is the gift of the King and Queen jointly or individually to those who have distinguished themselves by an extraordinary achievement in the Arts and Sciences. It's badge is ''(Fieldless) A nautilus shell argent.''
  
* Hippocampus
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* '''Hippocampus''': The Hippocampus honors and recognizes those young people (from 10 to 17), whose service and contributions to the Kingdom of Atlantia have distinguished them in the eyes of the Crown and Kingdom.  It's badge: ''(Fieldless) A sea-horse per fess argent and azure.''
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* '''Fountain''': A  gift of the King and Queen jointly or individually, The Fountain honors and recognizes those subjects who have performed acts of service for the Kingdom of Atlantia.  Currently, it's heraldry is pending approval.
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* '''Herring''': This award recognizes those who have shown extraordinary skill as autocrats.  It's badge is ''(Fieldless) a herring urinant argent.''
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* '''Golden Gazelle''': This recognizes those minors (up to 17) who have displayed extraordinary courtesy.  Currently, the heraldry is pending for this award.
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The following orders are all armigerous awards:
  
 
* Order of the Opal
 
* Order of the Opal
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* Order of the Silver Osprey
 
* Order of the Silver Osprey
  
* Order of the King's Missiliers.
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* Order of the King's Missiliers
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* Order of the Sea Dragon
  
 
High orders of merit:
 
High orders of merit:
  
* Order of the Golden Dolphin
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* Order of the Golden Dolphin - ''Per chevron enhanced engrailed argent and azure, in base a dolphin naiant to sinister Or.''
  
* Order of the Pearl
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* Order of the Pearl - ''(fieldless) On an escallop inverted azure a roundel argent. ''
  
* Order of the Sea Stag
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* Order of the Sea Stag - ''Azure, a stag's head cabossed and in base two tridents in saltire argent.''
  
* Order of the White Scarf
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* Order of the Kraken - ''(fieldless) A kraken Or.''
  
* Order of the Kraken
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* '''Order of the Yew Bow''': Given to Atlantians who demonstrate skill at [[archery]] (both target and combat), it's badge is ''A unicornate natural seahorse's head erased maintaining in its mouth an arrow inverted bendwise.''
  
* Order of the Yew Bow
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* '''Order of the White Scarf''': Given to members of the [[Academie D'Espee]] who attain the rank of Provost through demonstrated skill with the [[rapier]].  It's badge is ''Argent, a billet between two unicornate seahorse azure.''  Additionally, members of this Order may wear [[white scarf|white scarves]] on their left arm, like a [[knight]]'s [[white belt]].
  
 
==External link ==  
 
==External link ==  

Revision as of 23:32, 8 October 2005