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Master of Defense

This award is known across multiple Kingdoms. To see people awarded this award in another kingdom, select a Kingdom below or you may see the awardees from all groups.

Award Name
Kingdom of Caid(1 person with this award)
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Badge of Master of Defense: (Tinctureless) Three rapiers in pall inverted tips crossed.  Regalia A white livery collar Blazon:
(Tinctureless) Three rapiers in pall inverted tips crossed. Regalia A white livery collar

Award Charter

This award is known across multiple Kingdoms. To see people awarded this award in another kingdom, select a Kingdom below or you may see the awardees from all groups.

(SCA Corpora VIII.A.1)
Candidates for any order conferring a Patent of Arms (Peerage) must meet the following minimum criteria…
a. They shall have been obedient to the governing documents of the Society and the laws of the kingdom.
b. They shall have consistently shown respect for the Crown of the kingdom.
c. They shall have set an example of courteous and noble behavior suitable to a peer of the realm.
d. They shall have demonstrated support for the aims and ideals of the Society by being as authentic in dress, equipment and behavior as is within their power.
e. They shall have shared their knowledge and skills with others.
f. They shall have practiced hospitality according to their means and as appropriate to the circumstances.
g. They shall have made every effort to learn and practice those skills desirable at and worthy of a civilized court. To this end they should have some knowledge of a wide range of period forms, including but not limited to literature, dancing, music, heraldry, and chess, and they should have some familiarity with combat as practiced in the Society.
h. They should participate in Society recreations of several aspects of the culture of the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

(SCA Corpora VIII.A.4.d)
Prospective members must be considered the equal of his or her prospective peers with the basic weapons of rapier and/or cut-and-thrust combat. The candidate must have applied this skill and/or knowledge for the instruction of members and service to the kingdom to an extent above and beyond that normally expected of members of the Society. Members of the Order of the Defense may choose to swear fealty, but are not required to do so. The duties of the members of the order are as follows:
(a) To set an example of courtesy and chivalrous conduct on and off the field of honor.
(b) To respect the Crown of the kingdom; to support and uphold the laws of the kingdom and Corpora.
(c) If in fealty, to support and uphold the Crown of his or her kingdom.
(d) To enrich the kingdom by sharing his or her knowledge and skills.
(e) To enhance the renown and defend the honor of the peer’s Lady or Lord.
(f) To advise the Crown on the advancement of candidates for the Master of Defense.

Sumptuary Traditions and Guidelines for the Kingdom of Atenveldt
  • By tradition in Our Kingdom, the following individuals wear Collars of Estate if and only if they are in fealty to the Crown of Atenveldt ….The Peers of the Realm may wear a Collar of Estate composed of their Cypher and Elements of their Arms, all in precious metals, bearing the badges of their respective Orders and Awards, of a size not to exceed two (2") inches.

10 People with this Award

SCA NameDateGiven ByName on ScrollNotes
Taka Kensei This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record5/2/2015Brian and Lia Co-Premier
Malise MacKendry This person has a display of Arms in the record5/2/2015Brian and Lia Co-Premier
Elzbieta the Constant This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record5/2/2015Brian and Lia Co-Premier
Robert de Zwijger van Limburg This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record11/7/2015Morgan and Elizabeth  
Simon Aaron of Windermere This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record2/27/2016Casca and Melissa  
Gwylym ab Owain Tatershal This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record8/28/2016Craven and Elzbieta  
Heinrich Loescher von Rostock This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record2/25/2018Marek and Golda  
Roland de Winter This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record4/6/2019Morgan and Elizabeth  
Ritchyrd McUath This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record9/21/2019Franbald and Dionisiya  
Maximilian Chance This person has a display of Arms in the record This person has a personal photo in the record10/19/2019Franbald and Dionisiya  

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