Mellilah Farasha Raushana bint Abdullah

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Namron Protectorate 2006. Photo by Zubeydah
Registered Name: Mellilah Farasha Raushana bint Abdullah
Resides: Namron
Status: Active
Joined SCA: 1984
Order of Precedence
Mellilah Farasha Raushana bint Abdullah
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Azure, a butterfly between two bendlets between two mullets Or.

Her Excellency, Hasheika Mellilah Farasha Raushana bint Abdullah

Previously Known As: Mellilah of Shadow Mist Keep
Nickname(s): Mahleah

Additional Registered Heraldry:


Mantling 1: Azure
Mantling 2: Or
Helm: barred burgonet, faces Dexter
Crest: mermaid in her vanity proper crined gules
Coronet: personal baronial (wide fillet alternating white piercework butterflies and oval tiger's eyes topped by pearls)
Supporter, Dexter: horse rampant argent barded gules (Arabian mare)
Supporter, Sinister: spotted leopard rampant proper collared and chained sable


  • Local Offices Held
    • Chirurgeon, Barony of Namron
    • Minister of Arts & Sciences, Barony of Namron
    • 4th Baroness of Namron
  • Regional Offices Held
    • Chirurgeon, Northern Region
  • Kingdom Offices Held
    • Deputy Chirurgeon

Persona History:

Adopted daughter of Sudanese Sheik Abdullah Mohammed bi Al-Asani.
Apprentice and stepdaughter to Mistress Gwyneth of Ramsey Mere, OL.


  • Costuming
  • Needlework
  • Lyst mistress
  • Entourage
  • Service


Timeline of Activity:

First Event: Yule Revel, 1984

Prior Groups:

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Notable Contributions or Accomplishments:

  • One of the artisans creating dresses for Her Royal Majesty Margherita.
  • Regular contributor of largess and award insignia to the Barony of Namron
  • Created and donated Royal largess, such as needle cases. She donated a number of them to Vanessa de Verona for use in her second reign.
  • Was responsible for the push to move to all original work for Champion scrolls for the Barony of Namron, leading to patronage / featuring the art of local artisans.
  • As part of Spang Hollow Pottery, made heraldic dishes for each Crown as they stepped down for several years, as well as making heraldic dishes for the Barony of Namron. The group also made heraldic dishes for other Baronies and groups.
  • Created the step-down garb for Their Excellencies, Orlando Giovanni and Caterina Giovanni
  • Mahleah is renowned for her bread - which was oftentimes offered in fundraisers and for events.
Owen ap Aeddan wins Namron Protectorate 2006 and pledges himself to Mahleah's defense and protection.

Non-Armigerous Awards and Recognitions:

  • Premier holder of the Argent Fleur of Namron.
  • Torsade of Namron


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