Baronial Awards

To recommend anyone for a Baronial award, go to the Recommendation Page.

An incomplete list of Kingdom Awards can be found here.  Recommendations for Kingdom Awards can be made at antir.sca.org/recommendations

The Orders, Awards, and Recognitions of the Barony are:

The Order of the Amber Leaf – Originally created as an Order during the days of Frederic and Anne (2 March VIII) and re-introduced in the days of Alfric and Jill. This award is given at the prerogative of the coronet for excellence in the diverse arts and sciences that we in the Society practice as well as those to those who take the time to instruct these same skills unto the populace. The token is a leaf of amber in any media their Excellencies desire. The reinstated award was first given October 2011 AS

The Award of the Golden Torc (GT) – Originally just the G.T. (Acronym for “Gee, Thanks!”), created during the days of Ludwig and Aislinn, and renamed the Golden Torc during the days of Roger and Morag. Given at the discretion of the Baronial Coronet as a token of thanks and appreciation.

The Order of the Crystal Rainbow (OCR) – The oldest order in the Barony, created during the days of Frederic and Anne. Originally a general-purpose order, this was redefined when the Order of the Mountain Sun was created. Given in recognition of exceptional service to the Barony.

The Order of the Mountain Sun (OMS) – Originally, the Order of the Rising Sun, this was changed due to a conflict with the highest award given by Japan. Created during the days of Ludwig and Aislinn. Given in recognition of exceptional performance in the Arts and/or Sciences in the Barony.

Ordo Aegis Honoris (OAH) – Originally the Aegis of Honor, and created in the days of Roger and Morag. Given in recognition of exceptional courtesy and honorable behavior.

The Order of Three Mountains (OTM) – Created in the days of Roger and Morag. Given in recognition of exceptional and continuing service to the Barony in many areas, including those recognized by the other awards and orders of the Barony. Traditionally, at most one person is inducted into this order in any given year.

The Honor of the Mountain’s Pride – Created in the days of Ataias and Hlutwige. Bestowed upon past Champions of the Barony, in recognition of their term of faithful service.

The Honor of Sergeancy Emeritus – Created in the days of Gwilym and Elizabeth. This Honor is bestowed at the discretion of the Baronial Coronet on former members of the Sergeancy who have been released from a division of Sergeancy. Given in recognition of their honorable and meritorious service while a member of the Sergeancy. The token of the Order is an eight-pointed star in honor of Her Serene Highness, the Dowager Princess Janeltis.

The Honor of the Myrtle – Created in the days of Manfred and Eadgythia. Originally the Honor of the Myrtle Tree, and given in recognition of persona development. In the days of Ataias and Hlutwige, it was expanded to include recognition of groups, which, through their persona development, enhance and encourage the enrichment of the Barony and its people. In the days of Gwilym and Elizabeth, it was renamed and differentiated.

The Honor of the Myrtle Leaf – given in recognition of individual persona development.

The Honor of the Myrtle Tree – given in recognition of group persona development.

Most Outstanding Page – chosen annually by the Coronet, after consultations with appropriate members of the populace, this recognition is presented in memory of Page Ashley of the Bears who gave her life to save another. The token is Ashley’s Cup, which bears her device: Or masoned sable, per pale azure and gules (faded) a bear’s head cabossed mounted on a wooden pole issuant from base proper; and Pages, Waterbearers and Chirurgeons tokens. Ashley’s favorite color was pink

Baronial Treasure – Created in the days of Ataias and Hlutwige. Given in recognition of the high regard and affection one is held by the Coronet and people of the Barony for ones kind and generous support of same.

The Order of the Heart of Three Mountains – Created in the days of Alfric and Jill. This Order recognizes the service, arts, ambiance, or just the joy of having around the recipient who is a child between the ages of birth and the age of majority. As with any Order, nominations are accepted from anyone and are discussed with the membership; the Coronet will make the final decision. The symbol of the Order is either a natural or heart shaped red agate or other red stone which represent the fiery hearts of our Three Mountains and the future our children represent.

The Award of U-Rock – Created in the days of Alfric and Jill to recognize personal service to the Coronet.

The Award of Food God(dess) – Created in the days of Alfric and Jill to recognize and acknowledge culinary excellence.

The Honour of Guillermo’s Rose – Created in the days of Alfric and Jill and given in recognition of exceptional acts of courteous and chivalric behavior both on and off the battlefield. It may also be given to those who endeavor to create period and functional armor and weapons that greatly enhance the overall event ambience, making the day enjoyable for all assembled. The recipient will be selected by the coronet after conferring amongst the field officials and the recipients’ peers as their Excellencies desire. The token is a White Belt Favor with a red rose centered, or a Red Rose in any media. First given June 2011 AS 46

Olwyn o Aur (Wheel of Gold) (Pronounced…Ohlwin ah are) – Created in the days of Alfric and Jill memorializing Master Sion ap Llwyd and the service he so loved to provide. It is presented to those who selflessly sacrifice their time and efforts to provide support to those who participate in the list of the day. It is those such as the Water Bearer, Field Herald, Marshals, List Persons, and others whose efforts enable the spectacle to continue for every ones enjoyment. The recipient of this award will be determined by the coronets after consultation with those assisted by the individual. The token for this award shall be a braided cord in Master Sion’s colors of green, red and gold. It should be of sufficient length to be worn as a belt favor. First given June 2011 AS 46

Canton Three Mountains – Created by Alfric and Jill the Canton Three Mountains was developed to enable the populace residing in a Canton of the Barony of Three Mountains to recommend a member of their populace or other person who has contributed greatly to their group. This accolade may be given to individuals, who contribute to the growth, stability and/or artistry of the Canton. It is the responsibility of each canton to choose a name of their individual augmentations. (Currently the existing cantons and the name of their augmentations are: Kaldor Ness – Pointe d’Or.) The text should read Canton Three Mountains- name of augmentation. The charters or scrolls given with the award should depict the arms of Three Mountains with the arms of the canton in canton (upper lefthand corner). This award given only once per year. First given Yule 2009 AS 44.