- Blacksmiths and general goods merchants.
- Wielded by various characters or enemies.
- Found as random loot in chests or as a world item throughout Skyrim.
- Guards at Northwatch Keep may have one at a high level.
- Forsworn Briarhearts commonly carry one.
It can be upgraded with a refined malachite ingot at a grindstone and also benefits from the Glass Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.