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Normal Catacombs of Kourend

Bronze dragons are metallic dragons found deep within the Brimhaven Dungeon and the Catacombs of Kourend. They are the weakest of the six metallic dragons, but they still should not be underestimated. It is highly recommended to use an anti-dragon shield as otherwise these monsters can deal fatal damage via long-ranged dragonfire. Antifire potions are also recommended, and using both the shield and antifires will negate all dragonfire damage. With just one alone, some damage will be inflicted. It is the only metallic dragon that does not drop the very rare draconic visage. Due to that and their lackluster drops aside from the rare dragon platelegs or skirt, they are not as commonly killed as other dragons.

If they are fought without complete dragonfire protection, it is recommended to stay in melee range and use Protect from Melee, to reduce the amount of dragonfire damage taken.




Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dragon bones Dragon bones 1 Always 2,957
Bronze bar Bronze bar 5 Always 630


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Adamant platebody Adamant platebody 1 Uncommon 9,466
Mithril 2h sword Mithril 2h sword 1 Uncommon 1,202
Mithril axe Mithril axe 1 Uncommon 179
Mithril battleaxe Mithril battleaxe 1 Uncommon 724
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,034
Rune knife Rune knife 2; 4 Rare 836–1,672
Rune longsword Rune longsword 1 Rare (1/128) 18,661  
Dragon plateskirt Dragon plateskirt 1 Very rare (1/2,048)[1] 161,259
Dragon platelegs Dragon platelegs 1 Very rare (1/2,048)[1] 161,271
  1. 1.0 1.1 The drop rate is 1/2,048 for a specific legging, or 1/1,024 for any leggings.


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 30 Common 1,980
Fire rune Fire rune 50 Common 250
Law rune Law rune 10 Uncommon 1,570
Mithril bolts 5 Mithril bolts 2–12 Uncommon 110–660
Adamant dart(p) Adamant dart(p) 16 Rare 1,328
Blood rune Blood rune 3; 15 Rare 987–4,935 
Death rune Death rune 25 Rare 5,350


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 196; 330 Common Not sold
Adamantite bar Adamantite bar 1 Uncommon 1,915
Swordfish Swordfish 1–2 Uncommon 334–668
Clue scroll (hard) Clue scroll (hard) 1 Rare (1/128) Not sold
Ancient shard Ancient shard 1 Rare (1/252)[1] Not sold
Dark totem base Dark totem base 1 Rare (1/378)[1] Not sold
Dark totem middle Dark totem middle 1 Rare (1/378)[1] Not sold
Dark totem top Dark totem top 1 Rare (1/378)[1] Not sold
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Only dropped by those found within the Catacombs of Kourend.

Rare drop table

In addition to the drops above, this monster also has access to the rare drop table.

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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 3,000 Common Not sold
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 9,970
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 10,280
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Common 562
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 Common 464
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 735
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,335
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 721
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Uncommon 4,950
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Uncommon 2,688
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Uncommon 865
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Uncommon 1,320
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 12,415
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 17,018
Law rune Law rune 45 Uncommon 7,065
Death rune Death rune 45 Uncommon 9,630
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Uncommon 24,507
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Uncommon 37,848
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Uncommon 22,482
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Uncommon 4,700
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Uncommon 11,801
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 2,918
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 58,997
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 32,089
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 11,926
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Rare 65,436
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Rare 37,476

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