This is a Tower Shield, a Size 4 shield.
It absorbs more damage than a Kite Shield, but blocks less often.
Synthesis RecipesSmithing (59/70)
- Yield: Scutum x 1
- HQ 1: Scutum +1 x 1
- Earth Crystal
Used in Recipes
Obtained from Desynthesis
How to Obtain
|Auction House Category: Armor > Shields (||)|
Sparks of Eminence
|Price: 456 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|
A scutum is the Latin word for "shield", although it has in modern times come to be specifically associated with the rectangular, semi-cylindrical body shield carried by ancient Roman legionaries. The shield's curved shape covered the wielder's front and sides, affording excellent protection.