Awards and Honors

Awards in the Barony of Calafia

The lists of holders of awards was last updated: October 16, AS LII (2017).

This page of the West Kingdom web site awards list system is used to explain the various awards that are listed in the West Kingdom Awards List that may be given by The Baron and/or Baroness of Calafia.

Descriptions of awards and tokens comes from a variety of sources, including but not limited to: The Laws of the Barony of Calafia, the West Kingdom Ceremony Book, an article in the West Kingdom Herald's Handbook on Awards, Baronial websites, or heralds, etc.

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Order of the Golden Trident
The Trident is awarded for service and leadership to the barony of Calafia. This is service to the Barony and not to your household or War band. Listing of all Members of the Order of the Golden Trident

Order of the Gilded Thimble
The Order of the Gilded Thimble is given for improvement and skill in Costuming. Authenticity, attention to detail, workmanship and research are among the criteria considered. New members are decided by the current members of the Order. Listing of all Members of the Order of the Gilded Thimble

Order of the Serpent's Talon
The Order of the Serpent's Talon is given after consultation with the current members of the Order, for Calafian fighters who have succeeded in tournament combat, have maintained a period appearance, have participated in the arts or service to the Society, and who are exceptionally chivalrous. Listing of all Members of the Order of the Serpent's Talon

Order of Leodamas of Thebes
This award is given in honor of Lord Leodamus of Thebes by the populace to a Calafian who puts the barony's needs above his (or her) own and works to bring divided groups (or individuals) together. This is a special and rarely given award. All Calafian's subscribing to the Serpent's Tongue are polled at the annual Leodamus of Thebes Tournament. Listing of all Members of the Order of Leodamas of Thebes


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