Custos armorum regis


Custos armorum regis
Lit. 'guardian of the king's arms'. Phrase used in the records as the title of the clerk charged with the administration of the king's armouries.

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  • Magna garderoba — Lit. the great wardrobe . In fact, the phrase was used of the network of castles and depots in which the king stored his weapons strategically around the kingdom. The term was used by the royal clerks in their records. Cf. Custos armorum regis …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

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