For other uses, see Orichalcum Ore.

Orichalcum Ore is an ore used for crafting in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. When combined in a smelter, two ore can form an orichalcum ingot, which is used in crafting Orc-specific items.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

Orichalcum ore is used to make orichalcum ingots at a smelter, where it can then serve more use. Once smelted into ingots, it is used to create and improve Orcish armor and weapons.

Orichalcum Ore Veins[edit | edit source]

Orichalcum ore veins can be mined with a pickaxe to obtain orichalcum ore. Each vein, when mined, has a chance to produce a precious gem.

Locations[edit | edit source]

Orihalcum Ore Vein

Orichalcum ore can be purchased from merchants or found at the following locations:

Smelting[edit | edit source]

Source Weight WeightIcon.png Gold Gold Ingot Weight WeightIcon.png Gold Gold
Orichalcum Ore (2) 2 40 Orichalcum Ingot 1 45

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The name of this metal may have been derived from that of the ancient Orichalcum metal.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

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