Award of Arms

Ceremonial of the Kingdom of An Tir

Version: September Crown, LIII (2018)

At the Crown's command, the herald shall summon the recipient:

HERALD
, come before Their Majesties.

Their Majesties may here detail the reason for the Award.

And then the herald shall read the text of the scroll, or the following:

HERALD
,
whereas it has come to Our notice that through diverse great efforts,
you have considerably enriched Our Kingdom,
it is thus Our pleasure to present you with an Award of Arms.
From this day forward you have the rights and responsibilities of this rank,
and We charge you to consult with Our heralds
to determine suitable and unique arms.
By Our hands
this day of , Anno Societatis , being Gregorian.
, Sovereign of An Tir , Consort of An Tir

But if the recipient already has registered arms, the herald shall substitute the following: "and further award you the right to bear [blazon]."