Elder Scrolls
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"If you want some heavy armor, I might have a deal we could work out. I need a Daedra's Heart. jarl wants me to cool his new sword in blood. You get me a heart, I get you some armor. Interested?"
Moth gro-Bagol[src]

Coated in Blood is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Living in Understone Keep, Moth gro-Bagol asks the Dragonborn to obtain a Daedra heart for him.


  1. Bring a Daedra's heart to Moth


Moth asks the Dragonborn to obtain a Daedra heart for him. These can be obtained from the Daedra at the Shrine of Mehrunes Dagon, bought from Enthir at the College of Winterhold or bought from Babette. For all locations to obtain a heart, see here. After the quest, Moth gro-Bagol will reward the Dragonborn, and will also be a candidate for marriage.

As a reward, the Dragonborn receives a leveled piece of armor and gains access to Orc Strongholds.


Coated in Blood – FreeformMarkarthN
ID Journal Entry
  • Objective 10: Bring a Daedra's Heart to Moth
  • Quest complete


  • Strangely, despite saying he will give the Dragonborn some of his best heavy armor, he will sometimes give light armor.