This is a Kite Shield, a Size 3 shield.
It absorbs more damage than a Round Shield, but blocks less often.
Used in Recipes
Desynthesis RecipesSmithing (50/61)
- Yield: Ash Lumber x 1
- HQ 1: Iron Ingot x 1
- HQ 2: Iron Ingot x 2
- HQ 3: Unknown x ???
- Lightning Crystal
- 1 x Kite Shield
Obtained from Desynthesis
How to Obtain
|Auction House Category: Armor > Shields (||)|
Sparks of Eminence
|Price: 153 Sparks of Eminence|
|Isakoth||Bastok Markets ( )||A.M.A.N. Representative|
|Rolandienne||Southern San d'Oria ( )||A.M.A.N. Representative|
|Fhelm Jobeizat||Windurst Woods ( )||A.M.A.N. Representative|
|Eternal Flame||Western Adoulin ( )||A.M.A.N. Representative|
|Price: 10,281 - 12,566 gil|
|Northern San d'Oria ( )|| Guild Merchants
Not Restocked. price:14,165-54,378
|Carautia||Southern San d'Oria ( )||Standard Merchant
When San d'Oria is in 1st place only to Sand'Orian Citizen. price:10,281
A Kite Shield was a relatively large, narrow shield with a rounded top and a pointed bottom. Kite Shields were made out of wood or metal that was named for its similarity to the shape of a kite, although the shields were typically more curved and rounded than this shape.