Find Roggi Knot-Beard's Ancestral Shield is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


Roggi Knot-Beard, in Kynesgrove, asks the Dragonborn to find his ancestral shield. After the shield is returned, Roggi teaches the Dragonborn "some blocking techniques" that adds one to Block; additionally, Roggi becomes available as a follower and as a spouse.


  • Find Roggi Knot-Beard either in the Braidwood Inn in Kynesgrove or in the Steamscorch Mine located up the hill on the left side of the tavern.
  • Roggi tells the story about how his relative/ancestor stumbled into a cave and lost the ancestral shield and asks the Dragonborn to help him retrieve it.
  • The shield's location is random, depending on where Roggi tells the Dragonborn to find it.

Possible locationsEdit


Find Roggi Knot-Beard's Ancestral Shield – Favor205
IDJournal Entry
  • Objective 10: Find Roggi Knot-Beard's Ancestral Shield in <Alias=Dungeon>
  • Objective 15: Return Roggi Knot-Beard's Ancestral Shield to Roggi
  • Quest complete

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    • I was randomly walking around inside Steamscorch mine and stumbled upon Roggi's Ancestral Shield. I picked it up, went inside the Kynesgr...
    • I just did. I had already done this quest but I was in Steamscorch Mine and there is was on the upper level against the back wall. I did not p...
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