Elder Scrolls
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Not to be confused with Gavros.

Gavros Plinius is an Imperial sorcerer and member of the Synod. He is encountered by the Dragonborn inside Mzulft, dying. He holds the key for the door that is locked which is essential for the quest to proceed.


Revealing the Unseen[]

"Find... Paratus... in Oculory."
―Gavros Plinius[src]



  • "Crystal.... gone.... [coughing] Find... Paratus... in Oculory."


  • Gavros can be pickpocketed and if stolen from he will send Hired Thugs after the Dragonborn.
  • Gavros will resist reanimation spells casted by the Dragonborn.confirmation needed
  • One of his names is the same as Gaius Plinius Secundus who is an ancient historian and natural philosopher.