|Catch a Spy|
|Quest Giver||Ranis Athrys|
|Location||Mages Guild's in Balmora, Ald'ruhn, Sadrith Mora, Vivec|
|Prerequisite||Kill Necromancer Tashpi Ashibael|
|Reward||Scrolls of Summon Golden Saint (2) |
Disposition +15 (Ranis Athrys)
Reputation +5 (Mages Guild)
- Quest Giver: Ranis Athrys
- Prerequisite Quest: Kill Necromancer Tashpi Ashibael
- Required Mage Guild Rank: Journeymen
- Location(s): Mages Guild's in Balmora, Ald'ruhn, Sadrith Mora, Vivec
- Characters Involved: Ranis Athrys, Edwinna Elbert, Skink-in-Tree's-Shade, Trebonius Artorius, Tiram Gadar
- Reward: 2 x Scrolls of Summon Golden Saint, Soul Drinker
- Talk to Ranis Athrys in the Balmora Guild of Mages for duties.
- Travel to all the Mages Guilds and ask about spies.
- Acquire Tiram Gadar's credentials.
- Return to Ranis Athrys.
Ranis Athrys in the Balmora Guild of Mages believes that the Guild has been infiltrated by a Telvanni spy. The assignment is to visit the Guild halls in Ald'ruhn, Sadrith Mora, Vivec in order to find the spy and report back to Ranis.
Head to Vivec and speak to Trebonius Artorius. He denies the existence of spies, saying that his advisor Tiram Gadar keeps an eye out for that sort of thing. However, inquire further and Trebonius gives Tiram's credentials which appear to be forged since the High Chancellor, Imperial Battlemage Ocato's name is misspelled.
Return to Ranis with the phony credentials and be rewarded with an increase in Disposition with Ranis, Reputation points with the Mages Guild, a Reputation point, two Scrolls of Summon Golden Saint and Soul Drinker.
- 2 x Scrolls of Summon Golden Saint
- Soul Drinker
- Ranis Athrys Disposition +15
- Mages Guild Reputation +5
- Reputation +1
- The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind (First appearance)