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Vest braided with mythril.
Mythril Vest is a mid-ranked light armor that provides 12 Defense, halves Water-elemental damage, and teaches Auto-Potion. It can be bought for 1,180 gil at Cleyra, Fossil Roo, Black Mage Village (disc 2/3), and Esto Gaza (disc 3, before Desert Palace), found at Cleyra's Trunk and Pinnacle Rocks, and stolen from Antlion at Cleyra. It can be equipped by everyone except Steiner and Freya.
Slender vest gleaming mythril-blue.
Mythril Vest is a low-ranked armor for Filo, which provides 15 Defense and 15 Magick Defense in its base form. It is bought for 800 gil from Tomaj's Sky Saloon shop in Chapter 3 and found in a treasure during Mission 2-1.
A vest with many small mythril plates sewn into it.
Mythril Vest is a low to mid-ranked clothing, providing +30 HP. It can be bought for 1,500 gil at an Outfitter after the second battle at Merchant City of Dorter and found as rare treasure at Araguay Woods and Mining Town of Gollund.
Mythril Vest is a low to mid-ranked vest that provides 12 Defense, 6 Evade, and 4 Magic Defense.
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Etymology[edit | edit source]
mithril" is a metal found in many fantasy worlds. It was originally introduced by the fantasy writings of J. R. R. Tolkien, being present in his Middle-earth. It resembles silver but is stronger than steel, and much lighter in weight than either. The author first wrote of it in The Lord of the Rings, and it is retrospectively mentioned in the third, revised edition of The Hobbit in 1966. In the first 1937 edition, the mail shirt given to Bilbo is described as being made of "silvered steel". The name mithril comes from two words in Sindarin—mith, meaning "grey" or "mist", and ril meaning "glitter".The word "mythril" or "