- Item Level: 15
- "A splendid, dark blue sapphire fragment. This rare shard is prized by journeyman crafters."
- Worth: 72
- Stacks to 500
This item is used by Jeweller, Weaponsmith, Metalsmith, Scholar, Tailor and Woodworker Professions in all Journeyman level, tier 2 Single Use and Guilds' Improved recipes.
Barterer: Crafting Vendor (Skirmish Camp)
This item is a reward for the following quests:
- Bounty quests are repeatable quests, but have a finite number of completions. These quests can be completed three times.
As of the Riders of Rohan expansion release, this item can sometimes be found in T2 resource nodes:
Shards may now also drop from regular creatures, very rare though. They always drop from the following "rare" creatures:
- NOTE: These rare creatures all have a long respawn time. A common creature version of the rare signatures below will spawn in their place for the duration. When respawn time is complete, the common creature may need to be killed before the rare will spawn again.
Each of these creatures is the rare, signature, tougher, named version and all have a high change to drop a rare shard used in crafting. Listing of all Crafting Rare Components.
| Sapphire Shard / Bree-land
||[25.8S, 57.6W] ^ [25.4S, 57.2W]
|Roth the Ragged
||[28.6S, 41.6W] ^ [29.2S, 41.7W]
||[34.9S, 58.1W] ^ [35.1S, 58.5W]
||[34.2S, 57.6W] ^ [34.8S, 57.8W]
||[36.2S, 55.6W] ^ [36.1S, 55.2W] ^ [36.4S, 54.9W]
Named creatures that could possibly drop shards but unconfirmed