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Raven Armory is an upscale armory and is located in Corus, the capital of Tortall. It is known for the quality of its products, which are very expensive. They are considered the finest armorers of Tortall.


The Armory creates and sells a number of products that range from weapons to leather goods, or tools to clean weaponry. Very few can afford the products.


Cleaning tools and oils

  • Blade-polishing cloths — Used in concert with the polishing compound. Zahir ibn Alhaz owned a polishing cloth, and Alanna also sent many of them to Kel as one of her gifts.[1]
  • Polishing compound — Known to get rid of the tiniest flecks of rust or scratches.[1]
  • Rustproofing oil
  • Oil to preserve and soften leather fittings
  • Sharpening stones
  • Sand for cleaning chain mail

Crest and legend


"Raven Armory: Serving Tortall's Finest"
—Raven Armory's Legend


An enameled raven.[2]

Notes and references

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Page, Ch. 5
  2. Squire, Ch. 6