Crystal chest
Crystal chest | |
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Release date | 27 February 2002 (Update) |
Members | Yes |
Quest | No |
Location | Taverley |
Examine | A crystal key can open it. |
Infobox • Talk page |
Crystal chest | |
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Release date | 22 September 2014 (Update) |
Members | Yes |
Quest | Plague's End |
Location | Prifddinas |
Examine | A crystal key can open it. |
Infobox • Talk page |
The crystal key chest is a treasure chest located in Ivy Sophista's house in Taverley. A second chest is located in Prifddinas in the Iorwerth Clan district. The chests are locked and can only be opened by a crystal key. Attempting to open the chest without the crystal key yields the message: "This chest is securely locked shut." The crystal key is made up of a loop half of a key and a tooth half of a key; you can make the crystal key by using them with each other or selecting the "Assemble" option.
Opening a crystal chest grants a variety of rewards, which always include an uncut dragonstone. The crystal chest in Prifddinas grants slightly better rewards than the Taverley chest. The crystal key sells for more than most of the rewards, making it generally more profitable to sell the key than to use it. The key is used once and disappears upon usage.
Contents
- 1 Rewards possibilities
- 1.1 Taverley chest
- 1.1.1 Possibility 1 - Fruit tree seed
- 1.1.2 Possibility 2 - Lantadyme seeds
- 1.1.3 Possibility 3 - Grimy torstols
- 1.1.4 Possibility 4 - Runes
- 1.1.5 Possibility 5 - Iron stone spirits
- 1.1.6 Possibility 6 - Coal stone spirits
- 1.1.7 Possibility 7 - Runite stone spirits
- 1.1.8 Possibility 8 - Gems
- 1.1.9 Possibility 9 - Loop half of a key
- 1.1.10 Possibility 10 - Tooth half of a key
- 1.1.11 Possibility 11 - Huge plated rune salvage
- 1.1.12 Possibility 12 - Large plated rune salvage
- 1.1.13 Possibility 13 - Dragonstone armour
- 1.2 Prifddinas chest
- 1.2.1 Possibility 1 - Tree seeds
- 1.2.2 Possibility 2 - Herb seeds
- 1.2.3 Possibility 3
- 1.2.4 Possibility 4 - Talismans
- 1.2.5 Possibility 5 - Huge bladed rune salvage
- 1.2.6 Possibility 6 - Stone spirits
- 1.2.7 Possibility 7 - Runite stone spirits
- 1.2.8 Possibility 8 - Uncut gems
- 1.2.9 Possibility 9 - Loop half of a key
- 1.2.10 Possibility 10 - Tooth half of a key
- 1.2.11 Possibility 11 - Large plated rune salvage and Medium plated rune salvage
- 1.2.12 Possibility 12 - Large plated rune salvage
- 1.2.13 Possibility 13 - Dragonstone armour
- 1.1 Taverley chest
- 2 Probabilities
- 3 Trivia
- 4 References
Rewards possibilities[edit | edit source]
The chest loot always includes an uncut dragonstone, together with a random reward generated from 13 possible reward tables. Below are the values of the chest's contents, based on current Grand Exchange prices. Unless otherwise specified, all possibilities give all of the listed rewards when obtained.
Wearing a ring of wealth or luck of the dwarves will increase your chances of getting a better drop.
Taverley chest[edit | edit source]
Possibility 1 - Fruit tree seed[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 1 is 15,085, which is a profit/loss of -10,729 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Calquat tree seed _{(m)} | 1 | Common^{[1]} | 29 | 204 | ||
Papaya tree seed _{(m)} | 1 | Common^{[1]} | 2,285 | 69 | ||
Palm tree seed _{(m)} | 1 | Uncommon^{[1]} | 28,709 | 152 |
Possibility 2 - Lantadyme seeds[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 2 is 12,039, which is a profit/loss of -13,775 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Lantadyme seed _{(m)} | 2 | Common | 616 | 76 |
Possibility 3 - Grimy torstols[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 3 is 19,119, which is a profit/loss of -6,695 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Grimy torstol _{(m)} | 2 | Common | 7,696 | 0 |
Possibility 4 - Runes[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 4 is 134,923, which is a profit/loss of 109,109 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Law rune | 50 | Common | 21,100 | 3,750 | ||
Chaos rune | 50 | Common | 5,850 | 1,400 | ||
Cosmic rune | 50 | Common | 19,650 | 2,300 | ||
Death rune | 50 | Common | 6,500 | 3,100 | ||
Nature rune | 50 | Common | 21,200 | 3,700 | ||
Body rune | 200 | Common | 7,400 | 600 | ||
Mind rune | 200 | Common | 4,000 | 600 | ||
Earth rune | 200 | Common | 4,400 | 600 | ||
Air rune | 200 | Common | 8,600 | 600 | ||
Water rune | 200 | Common | 5,000 | 600 | ||
Fire rune | 200 | Common | 19,800 | 600 |
Possibility 5 - Iron stone spirits[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 5 is 23,023, which is a profit/loss of -2,791 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Iron stone spirit | 200 | Common | 11,600 | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 6 - Coal stone spirits[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 6 is 17,723, which is a profit/loss of -8,091 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Coal stone spirit | 150 | Common | 6,300 | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 7 - Runite stone spirits[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 7 is 13,346, which is a profit/loss of -12,468 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Runite stone spirit | 3 | Common | 1,923 | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 8 - Gems[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 8 is 21,395, which is a profit/loss of -4,419 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Uncut diamond | 3 | Common | 6,840 | 360 | ||
Uncut ruby | 3 | Common | 3,132 | 180 |
Possibility 9 - Loop half of a key[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 9 is 38,171, which is a profit/loss of 12,357 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Loop half of a key _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 11,748 | 0 | ||
Coins | 15,000 | Common | 15,000 | 15,000 |
Possibility 10 - Tooth half of a key[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 10 is 39,540, which is a profit/loss of 13,726 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Tooth half of a key _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 13,117 | 0 | ||
Coins | 15,000 | Common | 15,000 | 15,000 |
Possibility 11 - Huge plated rune salvage[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 11 is 50,524, which is a profit/loss of 24,710 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Huge plated rune salvage | 1 | Common | 39,101 | 40,000 |
Possibility 12 - Large plated rune salvage[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 12 is 42,486, which is a profit/loss of 16,672 , if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Large plated rune salvage | 1 | Common | 31,063 | 32,000 |
Possibility 13 - Dragonstone armour[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 13 is 5,755,342, which is a profit/loss of 5,729,528 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
- Receiving this possibility is very rare, at a rate of 1/6801.^{[1]}
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Dragonstone helm | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 4,557,566 | 30,000 | ||
Dragonstone hauberk | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 11,155,782 | 84,000 | ||
Dragonstone greaves | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 5,251,852 | 51,000 | ||
Dragonstone gauntlets | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 3,836,860 | 18,000 | ||
Dragonstone boots | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 3,917,533 | 18,000 |
Prifddinas chest[edit | edit source]
This chest was released with the first part of Prifddinas on 22 September 2014, and is located in the Iorwerth Manor against the south wall. It has an improved drop table over the chest in Taverley. At the least, the player should still wear a Ring of wealth when opening either crystal chest.
Possibility 1 - Tree seeds[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 1 is 21,680, which is a profit/loss of -4,134 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Yew seed _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 5,824 | 85 | ||
Papaya tree seed _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 2,285 | 69 | ||
Elder seed _{(m)} | 1 | Uncommon | 35,067 | 600 |
Possibility 2 - Herb seeds[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 2 is 13,175, which is a profit/loss of -12,639 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Dwarf weed seed _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 316 | 38 | ||
Torstol seed _{(m)} | 2 | Common | 1,436 | 76 |
Possibility 3[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 3 is 34,288, which is a profit/loss of 8,474 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Grimy lantadyme _{(m)} | 5 | Common | 22,865 | 0 | ||
Crystal tree blossom _{(m)} | 1 | Common | Not sold | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 4 - Talismans[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 4 is 25,444, which is a profit/loss of -370 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Fire talisman | 5 (noted) | Common | 3,345 | 10 | ||
Water talisman | 2 (noted) | Common | 10,676 | 4 |
Possibility 5 - Huge bladed rune salvage[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 5 is 90,305, which is a profit/loss of 64,491 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Huge bladed rune salvage | 2 (noted) | Common | 78,882 | 80,000 |
Possibility 6 - Stone spirits[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 6 is 15,463, which is a profit/loss of -10,351 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Coal stone spirit | 80 | Common | 3,360 | Not alchemisable | ||
Adamantite stone spirit | 10 | Common | 680 | Not alchemisable | ||
Corrupted ore _{(m)} | 50 | Common | Not sold | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 7 - Runite stone spirits[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 7 is 13,346, which is a profit/loss of -12,468 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Runite stone spirit | 3 | Common | 1,923 | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 8 - Uncut gems[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 8 is 21,395, which is a profit/loss of -4,419 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Uncut diamond | 3 | Common | 6,840 | 360 | ||
Uncut ruby | 3 | Common | 3,132 | 180 |
Possibility 9 - Loop half of a key[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 9 is 23,171, which is a profit/loss of -2,643 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Loop half of a key _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 11,748 | 0 | ||
Crystal motherlode shard _{(m)} | 10 | Common | Not sold | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 10 - Tooth half of a key[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 10 is 24,540, which is a profit/loss of -1,274 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Tooth half of a key _{(m)} | 1 | Common | 13,117 | 0 | ||
Crystal motherlode shard _{(m)} | 10 | Common | Not sold | Not alchemisable |
Possibility 11 - Large plated rune salvage and Medium plated rune salvage[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 11 is 65,586, which is a profit/loss of 39,772 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Medium plated rune salvage | 1 | Common | 23,100 | 24,000 | ||
Large plated rune salvage | 1 | Common | 31,063 | 32,000 |
Possibility 12 - Large plated rune salvage[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 12 is 42,486, which is a profit/loss of 16,672 , if buying the crystal key on the GE.
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Large plated rune salvage | 2 | Common | 62,126 | 64,000 |
Possibility 13 - Dragonstone armour[edit | edit source]
The expected value of Possibility 13 is 5,755,342, which is a profit/loss of 5,729,528 if buying the crystal key on the GE.
- Receiving this possibility is very rare, at a rate of 1/6801.^{[1]}
Item | Quantity | Rarity | GE price | High alch value | ||
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Uncut dragonstone _{(m)} | 1 | Always | 11,423 | 600 | ||
Dragonstone helm | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 4,557,566 | 30,000 | ||
Dragonstone hauberk | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 11,155,782 | 84,000 | ||
Dragonstone greaves | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 5,251,852 | 51,000 | ||
Dragonstone gauntlets | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 3,836,860 | 18,000 | ||
Dragonstone boots | 1 | Very rare^{[2]} | 3,917,533 | 18,000 |
Probabilities[edit | edit source]
Taverley chest[edit | edit source]
- The probabilities in this section are an estimation based on the data of 1000 crystal chest loots on the Taverley chest, while wearing a luck of the dwarves.
Possibility | Percentage |
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Possibility 1: Fruit tree seed | 6.4%^{[notes 1]} |
Possibility 2: Lantadyme seeds | 7.9% |
Possibility 3: Grimy torstols | 9.4% |
Possibility 4: Runes | 10% |
Possibility 5: Iron stone spirits | 9.1% |
Possibility 6: Coal stone spirits | 9.8% |
Possibility 7: Runite stone spirits | 9.4% |
Possibility 8: Gems | 8.3% |
Possibility 9: Loop half of a key | 7.4% |
Possibility 10: Tooth half of a key | 6.8% |
Possibility 11: Huge plated rune salvage | 7.2% |
Possibility 12: Large plated rune salvage | 8.3% |
Possibility 13: Dragonstone armour | < 0.01% |
- ^ The official RuneScape wiki lists the probability of receiving a calquat or papaya tree seed at 5:11 (45.45%) each and the probability of receiving a palm tree seed at 1:11 (9%). This data shows a probability of 48.45% for the calquat, 42.18% for the papaya, and 9.37% for the palm tree seed.
Using these probabilities, the expected average profit/loss, per crystal key, when looting the crystal chest is 10,932. This is excluding the possibility of receiving a dragonstone armour piece, as this possibility is much too rare to estimate with any acceptable accuracy.
Prifddinas chest[edit | edit source]
- The probabilities in this section are an estimation based on the data of 20,000 loots of the Prifddinas crystal chest while wearing luck of the dwarves. The loot from the Prifddinas chest is not affected by the Voice of Seren.^{[1]}
Possibility | Percentage |
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Possibility 1: Tree seeds | 7.59% |
Possibility 2: Herb seeds | 7.555% |
Possibility 3: Grimy lantadymes | 4.47% |
Possibility 4: Talismans | 7.545% |
Possibility 5: Huge bladed rune salvages | 6.00% |
Possibility 6: Coal stone spirits and Adamantite stone spirits | 10.36% |
Possibility 7: Runite stone spirits | 9.455% |
Possibility 8: Gems | 9.525% |
Possibility 9: Loop half of a key | 9.30% |
Possibility 10: Tooth half of a key | 9.045% |
Possibility 11: Large plated rune salvage and Medium plated rune salvage | 8.81% |
Possibility 12: Large plated rune salvage | 10.34% |
Possibility 13: Dragonstone armour | < 0.01% |
Using these probabilities, the expected average profit/loss, per crystal key, when looting the crystal chest is 5,145. Assuming the crystal key is bought at GE price and the luck of the dwarves ring is worn. This is excluding the possibility of receiving a dragonstone armour piece, as this possibility is much too rare to estimate with any acceptable accuracy.
Estimate probabilities for non-guaranteed loot are:
- 17.785% chance of crystal motherlode shard when rolling possibility 9 or 10. This assumes that possibility 9 and 10 yield the same chance for crystal motherlode shards.
- 8.675% chance of receiving elder seed when rolling possibility 1.
- 63.385% chance of receiving papaya tree seed when rolling possibility 1.
- 27.94% chance of receiving yew seed when rolling possibility 1.
- 20.39% chance of receiving dwarf weed seed when rolling possibility 2.
- 79.61% chance of receiving torstol seed when rolling possibility 2.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The crystal key chest was reworked on 11 June 2013 with the release of the Triskelion Treasures. Previous old drops, such as receiving 2,000 coins and a Spinach roll along with an Uncut dragonstone, were removed, and new ones were added, such as the Dragonstone armour.
- The estimated dragonstone armour possibility chance is about 0.0147%.
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