Queen's Order of Courtesy

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Heraldry
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QoC token
Award Information
Type: Order of Honor
Founded: mm/dd/1974 by Queen Ianthe
Premiere(s): Unknown
Recipients: Companions of the Queen's Order of Courtesy

Given by the Queen for exceptionally courteous behavior. It was created by Queen Ianthe as a polling order; Queen Sirillian changed it to non-polling.

Token/Regalia

A white right-hand glove (although left-hand gloves have reportedly been bestowed by left-handed queens). Upon the glove is a blue and gold Tudor rose (i.e. a blue heraldic rose superimposed by a smaller gold one). Designed by Laura Hawkwood and Stephen of Silverwing.


Awards of the East Kingdom
Society Awards: Award of Arms, Grant of Arms, Court Barony, Chivalry, Laurel, Pelican, Defense, Royal Peerage, Rose

Armigerous Orders: Silver Rapier, Silver Tyger, Silver Brooch, Apollo's Arrow, Silver Wheel
Orders of High Merit: Golden Lance, Golden Mantle, Golden Rapier, Maunche, Sagittarius, Silver Crescent, Tygers Combattant
Orders of Honor: Burdened Tyger, Gawain, King's Order of Excellence, Queen's Order of Courtesy, Tyger's Cub, Terpsichore, Troubadours
Other Awards: Augmentation of Arms, Blue Tyger Legion, Company of the Pennon of the East, Golden Lyre, King's Cypher, King's Award of Esteem, King's Order of the Tyger of Valor, Queen's Cypher, Queen's Award of Esteem, Tyger of the East
Closed: Artemis, Fatima, Guardsman, Pheon
Other Information: Customs & Traditions