- Blacksmiths and general goods merchants.
- Wielded by various characters, or enemies.
- Found as random loot in chests, or as a world item throughout Skyrim.
- Can be very rarely found around level 15.
- They can also be wielded by Draugr Overlords.
- Glass bows have a chance to be found in "boss" chests as low as level 9.
It can be upgraded with a Refined Malachite ingot at a grindstone and also benefits from the Glass Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.