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Sceptre of Annúminas

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A silver rod, originally the symbol of office of the [[:Category:Lords of Andúnië|Lords of Andúnië]] in [[Númenor]]. It survived the [[Downfall]], and was held by the [[Kings of Arnor]] while that realm lasted. After the division of the [[North-kingdom]], it was handed down through the generations of the [[Kings of Arthedain]] and their descendants, the [[Chieftains of the Dúnedain]].
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The '''Sceptre of Annúminas''' was a silver rod, originally the symbol of office of the [[:Category:Lords of Andúnië|Lords of Andúnië]] in [[Númenor]]. It survived the [[Downfall of Númenor|Downfall]], and was held by the [[Kings of Arnor]] while that realm lasted. After the division of the [[Arnor|North-kingdom]], it was handed down through the generations of the [[Kings of Arthedain]] and their descendants, the [[Chieftains of the Dúnedain]].<ref>{{App|Eriador}} "The North-kingdom and the Dúnedain"</ref>
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The Sceptre of Annúminas was a silver rod, originally the symbol of office of the Lords of Andúnië in Númenor. It survived the Downfall, and was held by the Kings of Arnor while that realm lasted. After the division of the North-kingdom, it was handed down through the generations of the Kings of Arthedain and their descendants, the Chieftains of the Dúnedain.[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Eriador, Arnor, and the Heirs of Isildur" "The North-kingdom and the Dúnedain"