Inv misc gem 02
  • Arcanum of Protection
  • Item Level 50
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Binds when picked up
  • Use: Permanently adds 12 dodge rating to a leg or head slot item. Enchanting the item causes it to become soulbound.
  • 1 Charges

The Arcanum of Protection is a enchanted gem that will add a dodge bonus effect to either a head or leg item. This effect will not stack with other enchantments on the item.


The Arcanum of Protection is a quest reward from the quest Neutral 15 [60] Libram of Protection which starts with Lorekeeper Lydros in Dire Maul. To complete the quest, you must turn the following items:

Arcanum of Protection as a Quest ObjectiveEdit

Patch changes Edit

  • WoW Icon 16x16 Patch 1.11.0 (20-Jun-2006): The Arcanum used to be needed for the special class-specific Zul'Gurub enchantments. However, the requirement was removed.

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