Counterfeit Gold is a radiant quest available in The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall.


A former business associate has given the Questgiver some counterfeit gold, which he passed along to others. Now realizing the money's true nature, they have entrusted the Hero of Daggerfall to retrieve it before anyone finds out.


  • Speak with Questgiver
  • Travel to the specified locations
  • Retrieve the gold
  • Return to the questgiver and claim the reward.


After receiving the quest, head to any of the four locations and retrieve the gold from inside. While inside the locations, and after the gold is taken, be on the lookout for Knights, Spellswords, and Battlemages.


[Questgiver] of [Questgiver's town] has asked me to retrieve at least one of the four bars of false gold he gave to his allies before they discover the truth about the gold -- In [Time Limit] days or less. One bar of gold is in each of the following places: [Location 1], [Location 2], [Location 3], and [Location 4]. I will be given [Reward] gold pieces for each bar of gold I can get for him.