Superior mining gloves are a pair of gloves purchased from Belona's shop, Mining Guild Mineral Exchange, for 120 unidentified minerals.
When mining certain rocks with the gloves equipped, there is a chance that the rock will not be depleted, and the player will continue mining the rock until it depletes. This effect stacks with the mining cape and Varrock armour. The rocks below are affected by the glove's effect:
By speaking to Belona with these gloves and the mining gloves, players can pay her 60 unidentified minerals to combine them into a pair of expert mining gloves.
- The in-game Mining skill guide stating that the gloves require level 55 in Mining to wear, even though it is impossible to obtain them at that level; the gloves are purchased within the Mining Guild, which requires level 60 in Mining to enter; although a player can boost to 60 using Spicy Stew to enter the guild, it is extremely unlikely to obtain the gloves before getting to level 60 in Mining, let alone 56.
- Although they match the appearance of the prospector kit, they do not count towards the set bonus, nor are they able to be stored in a Costume Room.