To all and Singular do We, (names of King and Queen), by Right of Arms o f the Realm of Atenveldt King and Queen send Greeting. In Recognition of Our Subject, (name of recipient) who by his Valor and Skill at Arms has twice ruled as King in Our Realm, do
We now elevate him to the Rank and Station of Duke. We now further affirm his Right to bear Arms by Letters Patent in the Society for Creative Anachronism, without Let or
Hindrance, said Arms herein more plainly described and depicted, to wit: (blazon).
In Witness Whereof, We set Our Hand this ___ day of ____ Month, Anno Societatis
(roman numerals), being (modern date) in the Common Era.
By Mairi Broder
[Source: The Kingdom of Atenveldt Scribe’s Handbook (pdf)]