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The Court of Henry II of England in the 1180s and the Office of King of Arms

Crouch, David

Authors

David Crouch D.Crouch@hull.ac.uk



Abstract

Examines evidence in the poetry of Bertran de Born which suggests that the office of King Herald, or King of Arms can be dated a century earlier than previously believed, which puts a new light on tournament culture and court ceremonial in the twelfth century

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date Dec 1, 2010
Print ISSN 0010-003x
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 3rd ser., 6
Issue 220
Pages 47 - 55
APA6 Citation Crouch, D. (2010). The Court of Henry II of England in the 1180s and the Office of King of Arms. Coat of arms, 3rd ser., 6(220), 47 - 55
Keywords Heraldry; Heralds; Kings of arms; Henry II King of England; Ceremonial; Tournaments
Publisher URL https://www.theheraldrysociety.com/publications/contents-of-series-3-of-the-coat-of-arms-2005-2017/
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