The Orders and Awards of Sacred Stone
The Order of the Sacred Stone
The Order of the Phoenix Eye
Established in 1982 to recognize outstanding Arts & Sciences achievements within the Barony. This includes the teaching of that art in the Barony and its use on the Barony’s behalf.
Order Principle: Mistress Kisaiya Zingara
The Order of the Phoenix Claw
Established in 1983 to recognize outstanding performance on the field of battle in heavy weapons within the Barony. In 1991, this Order was opened to rapier fighters. In 2010, this Order was opened to siege engineers.
Order Principle: Lord Johann Andersson
The Order of the Phoenix Heart
Established in 1988 to recognize courtesy and chivalry in the Barony. The original name of the Order had to be changed to its current name in 1992. Changed in 2006 to recognize gentles that repeatedly perform selfless acts on behalf of the Barony, both inside and outside her borders.
The Order of the Yeoman of the Sacred Stone
Created in 1991 to recognize outstanding contributions in all areas of archery, both on the range and on the field of battle. In 2013, this Order was opened to recognize those gentles who excel at the art of thrown weapons.
(this is not yet a polling Order)
The Award of the Flame of the Phoenix
The Award of the Feather of the Phoenix
Created and first given in 1986 to recognize the special contributions made by the Barony’s children 10 and under.
The Baronial Award of Excellence
First given in 1991 and recognizes outstanding achievement in the Arts & Sciences by a specific work or project. It is now an award of general excellence.
The Award of the Talon of the Phoenix
First given in 1992 and recognizes outstanding achievement on the field of battle during a specific event.
The Award of the Drakken Egg
First given in 1993 to recognize contributions made on the behalf of newcomers. It is now an award recognizing outstanding contributions made by newcomers.
The Award of the Spirit of the Phoenix
First given in 2001 and recognizes contributions made on behalf of the Barony from people who live outside its geographical boundaries.
The Award of the Spark of the Phoenix
Created in 2004 as The Award of the Ember of the Phoenix.Recognizes outstanding achievement in the Arts & Sciences by a specific work or project. Name changed in 2013.
The Award of the Chef d’oeuvre
Created in 2006 and is given to individuals for skill in planning and cooking feasts.
The Award of Saint Casimir
For Youth, aged 11 to 16
The Award of the Phoenix’s Emerald
Given to a person who is highly and uniquely valuable to the Barony. One time achievement award
The Award of the Phoenix’s Pyrite
Given to individuals for service to the Barony above and beyond any sane reckoning.
The Baronial Award of Courtesy
Given at the discretion of the Coronets to any individual displaying outstanding courtesy to any member of the populace or themselves.
The Defenders of the Sacred Stone/Phoenix
Recognizes those who served Sacred Stone during their term as Champion by working to support the Barony both inside and outside the borders
Remember, just because someone has been participating for many years does not necessarily mean that they have been officially recognized!
Their Excellencies appreciate assistance in recognizing our populace for their hard work and dedication.