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Black key crimson
Black key crimson
Release date 18 October 2004 (Update)
Members only? Yes
Quest item? No
Tradeable? No
Equipable? No
Stackable? No
High Alch 55 coins
Low Alch 37 coins
Destroy Drop
Store price Not sold
Weight 0 kg
A black key with a crimson painted eyelet.

Black key Crimson is a key and reward from the Shades of Mort'ton minigame. To obtain it, the player must kill either a riyl shade or a asyn shade and then burn its remains on a pyre. This is the best type of key players can get as a reward from a riyl shade. The key may be used to enter the Shade Catacombs and then open the correctly coloured chest. It will open a black-framed chest with a crimson lock. This type of key can only open doors up to black within the tombs.

Possible rewardsEdit


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel plateskirt Steel plateskirt 1 Uncommon 409
Black chainbody Black chainbody 1 Uncommon 1,681
Black kiteshield Black kiteshield 1 Uncommon 984
Black sq shield Black sq shield 1 Uncommon 500
Black platelegs Black platelegs 1 Uncommon 1,482
Black plateskirt Black plateskirt 1 Uncommon 2,096
Black full helm Black full helm 1 Common 635
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,098
Mithril sq shield Mithril sq shield 1 Uncommon 724
Mithril full helm Mithril full helm 1 Uncommon 743
Mithril platelegs Mithril platelegs 1 Rare 1,380
Mithril plateskirt Mithril plateskirt 1 Rare 1,375
Mithril chainbody Mithril chainbody 1 Uncommon 972
Adamant med helm Adamant med helm 1 Rare 966


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Staff of air Staff of air 1 Uncommon 1,771
Staff of water Staff of water 1 Uncommon 1,562
Staff of earth Staff of earth 1 Uncommon 1,110
Staff of fire Staff of fire 1 Uncommon 877
Mithril scimitar Mithril scimitar 1 Uncommon 452
Mithril 2h sword Mithril 2h sword 1 Rare 1,397
Mithril warhammer Mithril warhammer 1 Uncommon 766
Mithril battleaxe Mithril battleaxe 1 Uncommon 796
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 164
Mithril longsword Mithril longsword 1 Uncommon 567
Adamant scimitar Adamant scimitar 1 Rare 1,658
Adamant mace Adamant mace 1 Uncommon 669
Adamant sword Adamant sword 1 Uncommon 1,900
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Uncommon 619
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 3,602
Black battleaxe Black battleaxe 1 Uncommon 528
Black 2h sword Black 2h sword 1 Uncommon 972


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Uncommon 250
Death rune Death rune Unknown Rare 303


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Ruby ring Ruby ring 1 Rare 1,050
Amulet of magic Amulet of magic 1 Uncommon 638


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 1–1,000 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 25–40 Common [2] 2,150–3,440
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Common 5,970
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Common Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs Unknown Uncommon 6
Yew logs Yew logs Unknown Rare 328
Clue scroll (medium) Clue scroll (medium) 1 Rare Not sold
Flamtaer hammer Flamtaer hammer 1 Rare 5,886
  1. May be received in addition to any of the other rewards
  2. May be received from the bottom of the chest after the initial reward of treasure and/or coins

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