- For other uses, see Dwarven Shield.
The Dwarven Shield is a piece of heavy armor and part of the Dwarven armor set found in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
Unenchanted armor will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 12 and enchanted variants can be found at level 13. These locations include:
A Dwarven Shield requires a Smithing level of 30 and the Dwarven Smithing perk to forge. It can be crafted at a blacksmith's forge with the following components:
It can be upgraded with a Dwarven Metal Ingot at a workbench and also benefits from the Dwarven Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.