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Ebony mail

Ebony Mail as it appears in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Ebony Mail, also suffixed as Ebony Mail of Sneaking and Poison Radius Damage, is a Daedric artifact granted by the Daedric Lord Boethiah upon completing a quest which varies across each title in the series. Initially appearing in The Elder Scrolls: Arena, the only game in the main series that it does not appear in is The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Worn about the chest as armor, the artifact is typically black in color across games with various magical effects.

The Elder Scrolls: ArenaEdit

Main article: Ebony Mail (Arena)

During the Third Era, the Eternal Champion was an owner of the mail. It was hidden in Black Marsh after the previous owner, a warrior named Helath Stormbinder lost the favor of Boethiah. Following a strange map, the Eternal Champion eventually found the resting place of the mail and retrieved it for his war against Jagar Tharn.

The Elder Scrolls II: DaggerfallEdit

Main article: Ebony Mail (Daggerfall)

During the third era, the Hero of Daggerfall was awarded the Ebony Mail by Boethiah after completing an elimination job.

The Elder Scrolls III: MorrowindEdit

Main article: Ebony Mail (Morrowind)

The Ebony Mail  is classified as Medium Armor and can be obtained in The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind by speaking to Tholer Saryoni in Temple Canton.  He will offer a quest to retrieve the armor.  When worn, the Mail protects the wearer from firemagicka, and casts a Shield spell upon the Nerevarine.

The Elder Scrolls V: SkyrimEdit

Main article: Ebony Mail (Skyrim)

In Skyrim the Ebony Mail can be obtained by defeating the former Champion of Boethiah during the quest Boethiah's Calling. It produces a muffle effect while worn and causes 5 points recurring poison damage per second to hostile NPCs within radius of you.


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    • I gave the Ebony Mail to good ol Lydia, later i decided she should become a Blade. But what i didnt know is she would equip the blades armor o...
    • Try parting ways with her if you can and go pickpocket it off her when she's back in whichever place she came from

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