Greatsword for a Great Man is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It is a miscellaneous quest received from Adrianne Avenicci in Whiterun. She asks the Dragonborn to deliver a sword that she forged to her father, Proventus Avenicci, to give as a gift to Jarl Balgruuf the Greater.
- Deliver the sword to Proventus Avenicci
Go to Warmaiden's and speak to Adrianne Avenicci. She will give the Dragonborn Jarl Balgruuf the Greater's steel greatsword.
Go to Dragonsreach and meet Avenicci, tell him what his daughter wants, and give him the sword. In return, he offers 20 as a reward. If Whiterun is captured after siding with the Stormcloaks during the Civil War, then Jarl Balgruuf and Avenicci reside in the basement of the Blue Palace in Solitude.
|Name||Type||Upgrade Material||Form ID|
|Balgruuf's Greatsword||Two-Handed Greatsword||Steel Ingot||17||200||17||000946FC|
|Greatsword for a Great Man – FreeformWhiterunQuest03|
- It is possible to steal the sword from Proventus Avenicci after he receives it. However, he will likely have equipped it, thus requiring the Misdirection perk to pickpocket equipped weapons.
- inventory. Completing or starting quests that remove all inventory items such as Diplomatic Immunity or No One Escapes Cidhna Mine or going to prison does not remove it from the inventory. Sometimes, the greatsword remains stuck in the