The Crown of Atenveldt traditionally selects a Royal Court to protect, defend, and assist Them during Their Reign. These appointments are not warranted Offices of State as referenced in Kingdom Law, but are important positions held by individuals for the duration of one Reign (unless stated otherwise). Individuals holding these positions should be Honored for the Trust the Crown places in them, and Respected as important emissaries and representatives for the Crown.
The Shield of Chivalry is pressented by the Queen for outstanding chivalrous conduct in the Crown Lists. While traditionally given to an unbelted fighter, some Queens choose to present it to a member of the Chivalry.
The bearer surrenders the shield to the queen at the next Crown Tournament.
The shield itself is emblazoned with an arm bearing a sword, emerging from a lake.