D.1 Treaty of the White Scarf
"We, the Crowns of the Kingdoms of Ansteorra, the Outlands, Trimaris, Atenveldt, and An Tir do by these letters publish and proclaim our intent to create an order in our Kingdoms to be known as the Order of the White Scarf. We do mutually recognize that this order shall be chartered in our Kingdoms as custom allows."
"Further, We, the Crowns of the Kingdom of Atlantia do enter into this treaty, in accordance with our laws and customs."
"We pledge to honor the styles and precedence as shall be established by charter and to allow and encourage those of our Royal Cousins who may wish to establish this order in their own Kingdoms. By this document we command our heralds to present the title and badges of this order to the College of Arms, that it may be registered to the titularies of our Kingdoms."
[Signed by the Crowns of Ansteorra, the Outlands, Trimaris, Atenveldt, An Tir, and Atlantia]
Signed by all parties as of April 20, 1996.
D.2 Treaty of the Golden Lance
We, the kingdoms signatory to this treaty, desire to offer deserved and due recognition to those in Our respective kingdoms who have demonstrated exceptional expertise in the arts of equestrian activities and who have, through service to the equestrian community, advanced those arts and promoted them; and
We desire to promote the equestrian arts within Our separate realms, and to other realms, by this recognition of exemplar individuals; and
We desire to establish in, between, and throughout Our realms a singular order to accomplish this recognition, such that all who hold membership in this order will be recognized equally for their skills and service to the equestrian arts among and within all kingdoms signatory to this treaty; and
We desire to register this order name and similar badges for each kingdom signatory to this treaty with the College of Arms.
Article the First
We do each therefore establish, create, and recognize within Our separate realms, according to Our kingdom law and the Laws of Arms, the Order of the Golden Lance. Further, We each declare that a member of this order inducted in any other kingdom signatory to this treaty shall be welcomed in all of Our realms and accorded the rights and precedence granted to Our own kingdom’s members of this order. We do not, save only by the terms of other treaties in force if any are applicable, grant to any other kingdom the right to confer membership in this order upon one of Our populace without prior consultation with Us or Our successor Kings and Queens.
Article the Second
We do each grant to each and every other kingdom signatory to this treaty permission to conflict with our respective name and badge registrations for this Order of the Golden Lance for purposes of each kingdom’s registration of the order with the College of Arms. We do each recognize that such permission granted cannot be revoked once registrations are completed. This treaty text shall be included with each registration of name or badge to the College of Arms and shall constitute documentation of such permission to conflict as the College may require.
Article the Third
We each mutually recognize that the name of this order registered to each signatory kingdom will add the kingdom name to the end of the phrase: “Order of the Golden Lance of”.
Article the Fourth
We each mutually recognize that the badge registration by each signatory kingdom for this order will include the charge of “a lance Or” as either a primary charge or as an overall charge, all other badge components to be determined by each signatory kingdom. We each further mutually declare that members of this order are at any time entitled to wear either the badge of this order of the kingdom in which they were made members or the badge of the order of the kingdom in which they currently reside.
Article the Fifth
We do each direct and charge, through enactment of this treaty, Our respective Colleges of Heralds to speedily register the order name and badge for Our respective kingdoms with the College of Arms.
Article the Sixth
We, the kingdoms signatory to this treaty, do further declare Our intent to encourage other realms in the pursuit of the equestrian arts and to welcome such kingdoms who pursue these ideals to join this treaty as they may desire.
By Our Hands, duly witnessed by Our Principal Heralds, do We enact these articles and make their terms binding as law in Our respective kingdoms in accordance with the procedures and laws of Our kingdoms.
[Signed by the Crowns of Ansteorra, Trimaris, Caid and Atlantia]
Signed by all parties as of September 24, 2011
D.3 Treaty of the Yew Bow
We, the kingdom signatory, to reciprocate acknowledgement given to the Yew Bow by orders of other Kingdoms, desire to offer deserved and due recognition to those in respective kingdoms who, like our order of the Yew Bow, have demonstrated exceptional expertise in one or more of the following areas: Target Archery, Combat Archery, Missile Combat, Thrown Weapons, Siege Weapons, or Equestrian Archery.
Further, we consider that an Equivalent Order is one from another Kingdom that: Requires exceptional skill and chivalry in one or more of the following areas: Target Archery, Combat Archery, Missile Combat, Thrown Weapons, Siege Weapons, or Equestrian Archery, and Requires service to their Kingdom and its people, knowledge of the courtly graces, and obedience to the laws and ideals of their Kingdom and the Society, and Confers a Grant of Arms upon the recipient, or confers an Award of Arms and is a polling order.
A member of an Equivalent Order visiting Atlantia shall be considered equal in rank and honor to members of the Order of the Yew Bow, and shall be invited to attend meetings of the Order of the Yew Bow and share their knowledge and opinions at such meetings. Such visitors shall not be counted in a polling, and shall not be invited to join long-term groups such as the Atlantia Yew Bow email list.
A member of an Equivalent Order resident in Atlantia shall be invited to participate in all activities of the Order, including polling, as if they were members of the Order.
Society Orders currently recognized as Equivalent Orders are:
- Royal Missile Company in West Kingdom (GoA)
- Order of Sagittarius in East Kingdom (AoA, polling)
- Greenwood Company in Middle Kingdom (GoA)
- Commanders of the Azure Archers in Atenveldt (GoA)
- Order of the Split Arrow in Meridies (AoA, polling)
- Order of Chiron of Caid (GoA)
- Order of the Arc d'Or in Ansteorra (GoA)
- Order of the Gray Goose Shaft in An Tir (GoA)
- Boga-Hirth in Calontir (GoA)
- Order of the Arc d'Or in Trimaris (GoA)
- Order of the Sharparrow in Outlands (GoA)
- Order of Strongbow’s Yeoman in Artemisia (GoA)
- Order of the Scarlet Guard in Æthelmearc (GoA)
- Lochac Company of Archers in Lochac (GoA)
- Order of Aquila in Northshield (GoA)
[Signed by the Crowns of Atlantia]
Signed as of September 18, 2015