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Steel key red
Steel key red
Release date 18 October 2004 (Update)
Members only? Yes
Quest item? No
Tradeable? No
Equipable? No
Stackable? No
High Alch 51 coins
Low Alch 34 coins
Destroy Drop
Store price Not sold
Weight 0 kg
A steel key with a blood-red painted eyelet.

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

Possible rewardsEdit


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Studded chaps Studded chaps 1 Uncommon 435
Steel chainbody Steel chainbody 1 Uncommon 277
Steel kiteshield Steel kiteshield 1 Uncommon 329
Black med helm Black med helm 1 Uncommon 244
Mithril med helm Mithril med helm 1 Rare 310


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel warhammer Steel warhammer 1 Uncommon 206
Steel battleaxe Steel battleaxe 1 Uncommon 211
Black warhammer Black warhammer 1 Uncommon 376
Black scimitar Black scimitar 1 Uncommon 2,075
Black sword Black sword 1 Uncommon 224
Black longsword Black longsword 1 Uncommon 401
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 3,257
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 169
Mithril spear Mithril spear 1 Uncommon 352
Mithril sword Mithril sword 1 Uncommon 325
Adamant dagger Adamant dagger 1 Uncommon 327
Steel 2h sword Steel 2h sword 1 Rare 412


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Chaos rune Chaos rune Unknown Uncommon 101
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Rare 238


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Emerald ring Emerald ring 1 Rare 743
Amulet of strength Amulet of strength 1 Rare 1,397


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 1–700 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 15–30 Common [2] 1,230–2,460
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Uncommon Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs 10 Uncommon 70
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Rare 5,672
Adamantite bar Adamantite bar 1–3 Rare 2,252–6,756
Clue scroll (medium) Clue scroll (medium) 1 Rare Not sold
  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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