Ceremony for the degree of Knight Commander of the Lybic Chain, 75

Dit Amerikaanse rituaal dateert uit de tweede helft van de negentiende eeuw.

This is rather the nature of a decoration for the closing grade of the Consistory or VI Class than a degree. Chains of gold were granted by the Egyptian, and other Oriental Kings as a Mark of Royal favour. The Hierophants wore gold chains from which was suspended a Sun. Memphis, Thebes, and Heliopolis formed a Delta of Cities.
Sign: place left hand triangularly, kiss sword thrice.

Touch: keep the left hand on side; grasp right hand.

Password: the same.

Secret Word: Lybia.

Battery: ***   ***   ***.

Jewel and Symbol: a square containing two deltas, point to point.

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