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Released22 June 2017 (Update)
Quest itemNo
ExamineMaybe I can make something with this.
Value3,900 coins
High alch2,340 coins
Low alch1,560 coins
Weight1.36 kg
Grand Exchange
Exchange4,337 coins (info)
Buy limit13,000
Daily volume433,323
Advanced data
Item ID21347
Amethyst detail.png

Amethyst is a type of mineral mined from amethyst crystals. Mining it requires the player to have a Mining level of 92, and grants 240 Mining experience.

It can be cut into certain Ranged materials with a chisel by a player with the appropriate Crafting level.

Wearing expert mining gloves while mining an amethyst crystal grants a 25% chance for the crystal to not deplete upon mining an amethyst, allowing you to mine an additional amethyst before depleting. The Varrock armour 4 double ore effect can also trigger when mining amethyst.

Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
Amethyst crystals92 Mining icon.png1Always

Products[edit | edit source]

Amethyst can be used to make the following items:

Amethyst arrowtips.pngAmethyst arrowtips × 15
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  • Crafting 85
  • Crafting 60
Amethyst bolt tips.pngAmethyst bolt tips × 15
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  • Crafting 83
  • Crafting 60
Amethyst dart tip.pngAmethyst dart tip × 8
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  • Crafting 89
  • Crafting 60
Amethyst javelin heads.pngAmethyst javelin heads × 5
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  • Crafting 87
  • Crafting 60

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Speaking to Utrec in the Mining Guild will reveal that the dwarves in Keldagrim use amethyst as a construction material.
  • During development, the mineral was planned to be named "quartz".[1] After player complaints on how common quartz is in real life, Jagex renamed the mineral as "amethyst", which is a rare and valuable variety of quartz.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ The Old School Team. "Dev Blog: Guild Expansions". 14 June 2017. Developers' Blogs. *