The Tumblerbane Gloves are a pair of unique Shrouded Gloves found in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


The Tumblerbane Gloves can be found in the Dawnstar Sanctuary, which is unlocked during the Dark Brotherhood quest "The Cure for Madness."

The gloves are only available after purchasing the bedroom part of the sanctuary during "Where You Hang Your Enemy's Head." They will be on the small rock pedestal in the bedroom. They are not a piece of a whole set of Tumblerbane Armor, being a unique variant of Shrouded Gloves from the Shrouded Armor set.


The Tumblerbane Gloves cannot be upgraded at a workbench, regardless of perks chosen.


Wearing this piece of armor grants the following skill bonus:


  • The name of the gloves refers to their enchantment that makes it easier to pick locks.


This section contains bugs related to Tumblerbane Gloves. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following:

  1. Please reload an old save to confirm if the bug is still happening.
  2. If the bug is still occurring, please post the bug report with the appropriate system template  360  / XB1  ,  PS3  / PS4  ,  PC  / MAC  ,  NX  , depending on which platform(s) the bug has been encountered on.
  3. Be descriptive when listing the bug and fixes, but avoid having conversations in the description and/or using first-person anecdotes: such discussions belong on the appropriate forum board.
  •  PC   360   PS3   When the Tumblerbane Gloves are used in conjunction with Glass Armor, the Dragonborn's wrists will disappear in first and third person and their hands will seem to float in the air. This also occurs with Penitus Oculatus Armor and the Shrouded Armor.


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