A smooth, white scale. Surprisingly beautiful, these are used to make a variety of accessories.
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift description
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Heat-resistant scales that melt when immersed in water.
Lamia Scales is a medium-ranked Solid Carapace that can be Scavenged from Inscrutable Bones on Muruc Cahuac Skysea and Tswarra, Isle of the Lost or bought at the Sky Saloon in Chapter 8 for 2025 gil (10% discount). It can be used to craft Earth Wand, Red Halberd, Silver Staff, Elfin Bow, and Pyrowand.
Lamia Scale is a loot required to create the Paraiba Blade, Stinger, and Round Shield. It is a reward completing the missions "The Yellow Wings," "Shelling Out," and "Blue King of Cinqueleur." It sells for 60 gil.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Lamia was a beautiful Libyan queen who turned into a child-eating demon. She is often referred to as having the lower half of a snake and sometimes a large mouth (lamia in Greek means "large shark", while laimos means gullet).In Greek mythology,
Later characteristics attributed to her are similar to that of succubi, in that the lamia seduces men, enticing them in order to feed on their blood. It is also said they reside in towers or secluded areas and have magical abilities.