To all to Whom these presents do come, let it be known that (name of recipient) has has proven his/her chivalry and prowess on many a field of honor, and his/her nobility in the myriad gentle skills so prized by the people of AEthelmearc is known to all. Therefore do We, ((name of King) King by Right of Arms and (name of Queen), Our Queen, hearing the acclaim of his Peers, find him/her worthy to don theBaldric of a Master/Mistress at Arms and do joyfully receive him/her into the Chivalry of Our Realm. and as further sign and token of his/her newfound estate do We bestow upon him/her these Arms by Letters Patent: which shall be borne by him/her and no other. In witness whereof We have set Our Hand this (#) day of (month) A.S. (year) at (event) in (name of hosting group).
(Signatures of King and Queen)
[Source: Kingdom of Æthelmearc Sample Scroll Wordings site]