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Jaundiced Bone Helm  

Slot: HEAD
Charges: Unlimited
AC: 18
Effect: Glamour (Any Slot/Can Equip, Casting Time: 10.0) at Level 45
WT: 6.0 Size: SMALL
Class: SHM
Slot 1, Type 7 (General: Group)
Slot 2, Type 21 (Special Ornamentation)
Item Type:Armor
Color (RGB):250, 250, 160
Merchant Value:350 pp 0 gp 0 sp 0 cp
Submitted By:Kalder
Lucy Entry By:Kheldar
Updated By:Gonzamer
Updated:Thu Oct 9th, 2008
Ruins of Kunark Item

Average Price: 571pp Pricing Data...
Rarity: Common
Level to Attain: 46

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Uploaded November 27th, 2008
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Iksar useable?
# Apr 07 2002 at 3:19 PM Rating: Default
Someone offering to sell me one of these swore that theirs was shm/all. Could it be that older or newer ones are useable by Iksar?
RE: Iksar useable?
# Apr 18 2004 at 4:18 AM Rating: Decent
i currently see that BAR, TRL, VAH, OGR and FRG can wear this only, SHM class
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RE: Iksar useable?
# Sep 21 2002 at 8:27 AM Rating: Default
10 posts
Iksar cannot wear any jaundiced bone armors. This is due to the fact that iksar can't wear plate armor, because of their scaly skin, or some wierd thing like that.
RE: Iksar useable?
# Jan 29 2006 at 4:59 PM Rating: Decent
163 posts
Iksar can be warrior and shadow knight class , therefore, yes, Iksar CAN wear plate !!!
Infiltrator (Zenov) Graveblade
RE: Iksar useable?
# Jul 30 2010 at 7:19 AM Rating: Decent
633 posts
Nope, classic error - trying to apply logic to EQ.

When Iksar originated, [due to the race "enhancements" (ie regen, swimming etc.)they were born with], they were not allowed to wear "plate" as a "rule".

Well that being then and this now...exceptions prove the rule, rules are meant to be broken, the universe tends toward entropy, man is never perfect, it's a rule of thumb not meant to be perfectly exact... whatever you want to say or apply - things become less critical and change.
RE: Iksar useable?
# Sep 21 2002 at 12:14 AM Rating: Default
99 posts
To the best of my knowledge, these have never been useable by Iksar.

Kilraa Shadowweaver
Templar of the 59th Circle
Officer of Dark Legion
Master of the Arcane
Mistress Eilonwy Fensalir
Grand Summoner of the 86th Circle

"Stupidity isn't punishable by death. If it was, there would be a **** of a population drop."
-Laurell K. Hamilton
# Feb 15 2002 at 1:26 AM Rating: Default
118 posts
Ok, here is my analysis.

1)This helm gives a very good AC. We all know that healers and buffers taunt mobs off the tanks quite easily. Higher AC = Live Longer

2) Alchemy is very costly from what I have been told. Higher charisma will reduce the cost of making potions.

Anyway, I traded Tolan's darkwood gauntlets with this. I think it's a fair trade, if I didn't get the better end of the deal.

Dali the lizzie SK
Vendetta Factor
Rallos Zek

360 or less
# Sep 21 2002 at 4:48 AM Rating: Decent
1,075 posts

People can't sell these in the bazaar on tribunal, consequentally you see them on many vendors for around 360 plat (if I remember right)

There are a TON of these in circulation. Essentailly its ONLY 18 ac since charisma kit stuff is cheap as heck and shaman's get great charisma spells.
Kylathia, 59 Night Elven Priestess, Blackhand
What level for effect?
# Nov 24 2001 at 2:55 PM Rating: Good
44 posts
What level do you need to be to get the effect to trigger by right-clicking it?
~ Zonkz ~
RE: What level for effect?
# Dec 18 2001 at 6:55 PM Rating: Default
32 posts
lvl 46 like all other kunark class specific effect armor
RE: What level for effect?
# Feb 04 2002 at 6:30 AM Rating: Decent
nope its lvl 45 just to let ya know
RE: What level for effect?
# Jun 19 2002 at 8:42 AM Rating: Default
372 posts
No, actually it is level 46. I distinctly remember being level 45 and thinking "Sweet, my ES Vams will proc and help me through this **** level" but they didn't. At level 46 they did.

l33t pwn'in since '82
RE: What level for effect?
# Aug 14 2002 at 12:59 AM Rating: Decent
33 posts
Sorry but it is 45, because that is my level and I've been clicking away on my JB gauntlets and vambraces
Why an Iksar Necro might have this item
# Aug 26 2001 at 1:48 PM Rating: Decent
9 posts
He looted it from a shaman and is just holding it. Does that make you feel better about it dropping from this guy?
# Jul 04 2001 at 8:47 PM Rating: Excellent
67 posts
Just wondering.. 1: Iksar can't wear this.. 2: Necromancers can't wear this..

Why does this drop from an Iksar Necromancer? One of the many things I'll never understand..

Timog Nightslayer
34 Barbarian Shaman <Arctic Blade>
Tholuxe Paells
Timog Guy
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RE: Hmmm
# Jan 21 2002 at 10:34 PM Rating: Decent
Hmm.. that's right. Isn't it so silly that items drop off mobs that can't wear them. Man, I think Trakanon shouldn't drop all those Breastplates, because none of them are Dragon wearable. Give me a break!
RE: Hmmm
# Feb 15 2002 at 12:41 AM Rating: Decent

I'm not surprised to see anything drop off a dragon. I figure the Dragon won the fight, and the items were consumed.

Given that reasoning, I guess the Iksar > Shaman
Emily Maplewood
85 druidess
RE: Hmmm
# Dec 31 2001 at 9:42 AM Rating: Decent
46 posts
Try not to be so literal about things like this, please. It is a Jaundiced Bone helm, doesn't that sound like something to be gained from a necromancer? Besides, when have NPCs had to follow the rules - such as casting distance, mana, etc...
RE: Hmmm
# Jul 24 2001 at 11:57 PM Rating: Decent
17 posts
if ye think about it the pic of the necro on allakhazams shows no graphic head piece. i personally dont know what the head piece looks like hence i just like looking at higher level drops and monsters being a 22 cleric i obviously dont know much but it was probably in the necros inventory. OR, i have seen pods with 2 shields of slain unicorns so verant might be sccrewing with u. either way flare away if ime wromg. my 2 cp
Starmit Serilismarr of his 22nd season and proud member of :
not a sword
# Jun 13 2001 at 8:06 AM Rating: Default
just to let u know...its not a sword...its a 2hb hammer =P
# May 15 2001 at 11:15 AM Rating: Default
when does this proc?
RE: proc
# May 21 2001 at 8:58 AM Rating: Default
It is a clickable effect. It doesnt proc. Besides, it is just a charisma buff(
Sketelmona's prior post
# May 07 2001 at 11:45 PM Rating: Default
Sketelmona, from now on think of yourself as fair game to be killed and looted. Imagine the possibility that 5 minutes prior to running into Faydwer on your way through TD you happened to pick up a fine steel long sword since you were on the way to town anyways. Faydwer decides to loot you and what does he find? Why the **** does this necro have a sword!?!?!

Just something to ponder about "odd" drops.

Bloxr Fatso
48 Troll shaman of the Nameless
#Anonymous, Posted: Apr 25 2001 at 1:49 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) I could have sword this was a necro? he drops shaman items?!
# Feb 17 2001 at 10:28 PM Rating: Good
140 posts
What does the effect do?
# Feb 21 2001 at 6:55 PM Rating: Default
its a high level charisma buff.
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