The Shield of the City was a medal awarded to members of the city watch for outstanding acts of military service. Occasionally a noble who participated in a battle would receive the award.[1]


The award was a large, gold, shield-shaped badge worn on the chest.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Ed Greenwood (April 2011). “Eye on the Realms: A Deadly Civic Honor”. In Steve Winter ed. Dungeon #189 (Wizards of the Coast), pp. 5–8.