Elven shield

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Appearance blue and green shield
Slot shield
AC 2
Special (none)
Base price 7 zm
Weight 40
Material wood

The elven shield is a kind of shield. It is made of wood, so it resists rusting. Like all elven items, it can be safely enchanted up to +7 instead of +5.


Elves have a 5/12 chance of being generated with an elven shield.[1]


Main article: Shield#Strategy

For pure AC purposes it's the best shield in the game. It is significantly lighter than the dwarvish roundshield and large shield and cannot rust, so it makes a good replacement for either of those items.