Baldur's Gate Equipment Database: Search Results
Shield Amulet
Category: Jewelry (Amulet) Value: 2500
Lore Req to ID: 40 Weight: 1

Charged Abilities:
  • Shield (50 charges)
     - Armor Class: 4, +2 bonus vs. missile
     - Immunity to Magic Missile
     - Area of Effect: The wearer
     - Duration: 1 hour

How Obtained:
  • Carnival - Sold by merchant in tent
  • Baldur's Gate East (Elfsong Tavern) - Sold by merchant on upper floor
  • Werewolf Island North (Balduran's Ship) - Loot from Karoug the wolfwere leader (TOSC)

This amulet can be activated by a simple command word and a touch, with each use acting as one charge. The effect is a duplication of the 1st-level wizard spell Shield. For the duration of the spell, the wearer will have a base Armor Class of 4 and a further +2 Armor Class bonus vs. missiles. The wearer also becomes immune to the spell Magic Missile for the duration. This is cumulative with any modifiers due to shields and magical devices.