In days of old, kingdoms were won and lost by keen eyes of skilled archers. Mindful of this, We (Sovereign’s name) and (Consort’s name), King and Queen of Meridies, do elevate (Recipient’s name) into Our Order of the Split Arrow. Done this (number) day of (month) Anno Societatis (Society year), being (year) Gregorian.
-To be signed by Sovereign and Consort, with space for their seals. This award carries precedence and must also be signed by Beacon Principal Herald, with places for a third signature and seal.
[Source: A Handbook for Scribes of the Kingdom of Meridies (doc)]