Skyrim: Items: Artifacts
Artifact: Otar (00061cc2)
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Type Heavy Helmet
Editor ID ArmorDragonPriestMaskMarbleHelmet
Rating Rating 23
Rating Rating 23 {{{health}}}
Weight Weight 9 Value Value 1521
Tempering Refined Malachite
Tempering Refined Malachite Perk Daedric Smithing
Resistance against fire, frost, and shock is improved:

Otar is a malachite dragon priest mask obtained by killing the eponymous Otar the Mad within the Nordic ruin, Ragnvald. The artifact's enchantment grants 30 points of shock, fire, and frost resistance. It can be tempered with refined malachite.

Related QuestsEdit


  • Placing Otar on its pedestal at Bromjunaar Sanctuary will remove any bonuses it gained from tempering.
  • All dragon priest masks are considered to be circlets in terms of equipment slots, meaning they can be worn simultaneously with some bugged items, as detailed under circlets.
  • Shadowfoot SanctumCC, Tundra Homestead's cellarCC and Myrwatch's galleryCC contain a special holder for this item.


  • Placing Otar on a mannequin in Lakeview Manor causes the game to crash. ?