Institutional Cross of the Sovereign Royal Order of Italy in gold color, stitched flush; includes the text of the Royal Sovereign Order of Italy. From 2016, the Royal Sovereign Order of Italy assigns a Cross to the Knights embroidered in gold thread (to be applied on the left shoulder of the cloak) as recognition valid for the current year. They can be affixed to it cloak up to 5 symbols in the shape of a cross. The annual event includes each registered and participating Knight. The personal delivery of the Kit emphasizes how important the recognition and initiative is for the Knight, with the aim, announced several times, of finally distinguishing the Knights of the Order from all other self-styled Knights belonging to Lodges not really recognized. The initiative will remain valid for 5 years consecutive distinguishing the merits of the single Knight, beneficiary of the Title Nobleman of "Knight Royal Noble Art of the Sword and Eagle" given directly and officially by the Sovereign Federico Giovanni I.