Steel key crimson is a key and 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. This is the best key a player can obtain from a phrin shade. The key may be used to enter the Shade Catacombs and then open the correctly coloured chest. It will open a steel-framed chest with a crimson lock. This type of key can only be used to open doors up to steel within the tombs.

Possible rewards


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Studded chaps Studded chaps 1 Uncommon 305
Steel chainbody Steel chainbody 1 Uncommon 199
Steel kiteshield Steel kiteshield 1 Uncommon 223
Black med helm Black med helm 1 Uncommon 258
Mithril med helm Mithril med helm 1 Rare 251


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel warhammer Steel warhammer 1 Uncommon 122
Steel battleaxe Steel battleaxe 1 Uncommon 117
Black warhammer Black warhammer 1 Uncommon 331
Black scimitar Black scimitar 1 Uncommon 1,757
Black sword Black sword 1 Uncommon 199
Black longsword Black longsword 1 Uncommon 370
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 138
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 133
Mithril spear Mithril spear 1 Uncommon 230
Mithril sword Mithril sword 1 Uncommon 277
Adamant dagger Adamant dagger 1 Uncommon 221
Steel 2h sword Steel 2h sword 1 Rare 319


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Chaos rune Chaos rune 25 Uncommon 2,275
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Rare 293


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Emerald ring Emerald ring 1 Rare 616
Amulet of strength Amulet of strength 1 Rare 1,016


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 1–700 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 15–30 Common [2] 2,070–4,140
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Uncommon Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs 10; 14 (noted) Uncommon 130–182
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Rare 1,302
Adamantite bar Adamantite bar 1–3 Rare 2,008–6,024
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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