- Blacksmiths and general goods merchants.
- Wielded by various characters or enemies.
- Found as random loot in chests or as a world item throughout Skyrim.
- Alftand – One is on the table where Valie is lying, along with a leveled poison. Note that the room is guarded by high-level Falmer.
- In a display case in the Arch-Mage's Quarters, which can be taken freely once the quest "The Eye of Magnus" has been completed.
- Ildari Sarothril carries one.
- In a display case in Bits and Pieces.
It can be upgraded with a Dwarven metal ingot at a grindstone and also benefits from the Dwarven Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.