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This article is about the Saradomin symbol. For quest item used in Icthlarin's Little Helper, see Holy symbol (Icthlarin's Little Helper).
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Holy symbol
Holy symbol
Release date 12 July 2001 (Update)
Members? No
Quest item? No
Tradeable? Yes
Equipable? Yes
Stackable? No
High Alch 180 coins
Low Alch 120 coins
Destroy Drop
Store price 305 coins
Exchange price 92 coins (info)
Buy limit 5,000
Examine A blessed holy symbol of Saradomin.
Weight 0 kg
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Holy symbol detail

A Holy symbol is a silver symbol blessed to imbue it with the sacred power of Saradomin.

Players can make holy symbols indirectly through the Crafting skill.

A player must first use a silver bar with a furnace while they have a holy mould in their inventory or toolbelt. This requires a Crafting level of 16 or higher. This will give the player an unstrung symbol and they will receive 50 crafting experience. Then the player must string the symbol with a ball of wool, giving the player 4 crafting experience and making the unstrung holy symbol into an unblessed symbol. Then the symbol must be blessed by Brother Jered on the first floor of the Edgeville Monastery (which requires level 31 Prayer) or, for members, by using a Holy book or Book of balance with it. To bless the symbol using one of the books, a player must have a Prayer level of 50 or higher. Blessing uses up 40 prayer points.

Monsters in the Lumbridge catacombs drop holy symbols frequently.

If fighting a Vampyre while wearing one, the Vampyre will be weakened.

Davon in Brimhaven will buy blessed holy symbols from players, paying the Grand Exchange rate. He used to offer a starting price of 225 coins (decreasing as his stock increased), potentially allowing players to make a profit reselling items bought off the GE. This is no longer possible.

The Monk of Zamorak will not speak to any player wearing a Holy Symbol.

It can also be used in conjunction with the Prayer book obtained during The Great Brain Robbery quest to cure the effects of any poison.

Wearing a holy symbol in the God Wars Dungeon will prevent attack by Saradomin-aligned creatures.

Once blessed, the unblessed holy symbol becomes simply a holy symbol, and provides the bonuses below.

Combat Stats
Skill requirements
None
Class Slot
None Neck slot
Weapons Main Off
Damage - -
Accuracy - -
Style - -
Attributes
Defence-icon Armour rating0
Constitution-icon Life bonus0
Prayer-icon Prayer bonus8
Style bonuses
Strength-icon0 Ranged-icon0 Magic-icon0
Holy symbol equipped
A player wearing a Holy symbol
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Dropping monsters Edit

Monster Combat level Quantity Rarity
Corpse archer 13 1 Rare
Corpse mage 15 1 Rare
Skeleton (Lumbridge Catacombs) 11 1 Rare
Skoblin 14, 15, 28 1 Uncommon
Icefiend 13,17,18, 132 1 Uncommon
Warped bat 12 1 Rare
Warped fly 5 1 Rare
Warped rat 9 1 Rare

TriviaEdit

  • Brother Brace on Tutorial Island seems to be wearing a golden holy symbol, along with Brother Jered and other monks in the Edgeville Monastery. However, this is just a design which is part of the monk's robe. A monk's robe can be obtained from a respawn on the higher level of the monastery (requires level 31 prayer).
  • The holy symbol used to be silver, like its inventory icon, but has been changed to a golden colour when worn.

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