Main article: Ingot
For other uses, see Quicksilver Ingot.

Quicksilver Ingot is a smithing material in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim used to craft and improve various weapons and armor.


Elven WeaponsEdit

Elven Gilded ArmorEdit

  • Elven Gilded Armor: 3 Leather Strips, 1 Iron Ingot, 4 Refined Moonstone, 1 Quicksilver Ingot

Nordic WeaponsEdit

Nordic Carved ArmorEdit

Stalhrim ArmorEdit



The following materials are needed to smelt a single Quicksilver Ingot:

Along with smelting, they can be bought at general goods merchants and blacksmiths. Furthermore, they can be found on enemies as loot.


  • "Quicksilver" is an old name for the element Mercury, which in real life is a liquid at room temperature and is highly toxic.
  • In reality, a Quicksilver (Mercury) ingot could not be made, unless its temperature reaches -38°C, since it would be liquid at higher temperatures. That said, compounds such as cinnabar that contain mercury do exist naturally in the solid state.


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  • where do you make quick silver stuff

    5 messages
    • You can use it at any forge. There is no quicksilver weapons and armor in case you thought that.
    • wrote:he asked where its made, not what it makes. I should have worded my answer better. What I ment was it doesn't need to...
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