The Quill is in Vald's Strongbox, which has a leveled lock and is located in a sunken rowboat slightly north of the halfway point between the large boat at Riften Fishery and the boat docked at Goldenglow Estate.
- The Quill has the ability to replicate any writing that the user is looking at, however, it is completely useless without a specific kind of ink.
- It is not usable by the player.
- Even if the player kills Vald, they can still do this quest.
- The sunken boat will not appear in the water unless you have the quest.
- Item ID: 000C04BB