Goldsmith gauntlets

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Goldsmith gauntlets
Goldsmith gauntlets.png
Released9 April 2002 (Update)
MembersYes
Quest itemFamily Crest
Properties
TradeableNo
EquipableYes
StackableNo
OptionsWear
DestroyYou can obtain another set of Goldsmith gauntlets from Dimintheis.
ExamineThese gauntlets empower the bearer whilst making gold.
Values
Value1 coin
High alch0 coins
Low alch0 coins
Weight0.226 kg
Advanced data
Item ID776
Goldsmith gauntlets detail.png

Goldsmith gauntlets are one of the three possible glove rewards from Family Crest quest, along with Chaos gauntlets and Cooking gauntlets. They can be obtained by bringing the magical steel gauntlets (along with 25,000 coins) to Avan, who can be found in the Al Kharid mine (no cost if the gauntlets are still steel). The message "Avan takes your gauntlets, takes out a small hammer, and pounds them into a slightly new shape, then hands them to you." appears as this happens. The Goldsmith gauntlets increases the experience gained from smelting gold ore into a gold bar, from 22.5 to 56.2 experience — about 2.5 times as much as without the gauntlets.

Casting the Superheat Item spell on a gold ore while wearing the gauntlets gives 56.2 Smithing experience and 53 Magic experience.

If the gauntlets are lost, they can be re-obtained for no charge from Dimintheis in Varrock. Goldsmith gauntlets are always lost on death and cannot be stored in death storages.

After the mini quest Family Pest has been completed, the player can claim the goldsmith gauntlets from Avan at any time. They will not be charged 25,000 coins for additional pairs, and may own multiple forms of the Family Crest gauntlets simultaneously.

Attack icon.png Attack bonusesGoldsmith gauntlets equipped.pngGoldsmith gauntlets equipped female.png
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+2+2+2+0+0
Defence icon.png Defence bonuses
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+8+9+7+0+0
Melee.png Other bonusesSlot
Strength icon.pngRanged Strength icon.pngMagic Damage icon.pngPrayer icon.pngHands slot.png
+2+0+0%+0List

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
18 February 2016
(update)

The item was renamed from "Goldsmith gauntlet" to "Goldsmith gauntlets".

16 April 2015
(update)

The experience boost from goldsmith gauntlets is now correctly applied when using gold ore on a furnace.

12 March 2015
(update)

Goldsmith gauntlets' experience increase is now correctly applied when your Varrock armour smelts two bars at once.

30 August 2005
(update)

The "Drop" option was replaced with a "Destroy" option.