5 Archaeology to obtain.
Where Found:
Found while Excavating at the Kharid-et Dig Site.
Item Uses:
Screened to obtain Zarosian Artefacts and materials that can be excavated at the Kharid-et Dig Site; Used to make Soil tea.
To save inventory space, players can place a limited amount of their ancient gravel into their Archaeological soil box. It starts off capable of holding 50 ancient gravel but can be upgraded to 100, 250, and eventually 500.

Screening ancient gravel will only yield materials and artefacts that are from Kharid-et Dig Site that the player Screening has the level to otherwise obtain. See our Archaeology artefacts guide for a list of the Zarosian Artefacts and their respective levels. The table below breaks down what materials can be obtained by Screening ancient gravel.
Level Material
5 Third Age iron Third Age Iron
5 Zarosian insignia Zarosian Insignia
12 Imperial steel Imperial Steel
12 Samite silk Samite Silk
17 White oak White Oak
20 Goldrune Goldrune
24 Vellum Vellum
25 Ancient vis Ancient Vis
25 Tyrian purple Tyrian Purple
58 Blood of Orcus Blood of Orcus

The amount of experience gained by Screening ancient gravel increases with a player's Archaeology level, which is broken down in the following table.
Level Sifting XP
5 1
38 3
71 5
93 12
111+ 20

Players can use the Auto-screener v1.080 to Screen ancient gravel, but it awards no experience, has a reduced chance of obtaining materials, and no chance of obtaining artefacts.
Quantity Required Materials Received Base Junk Chance
1 1 Junk 98.9%
Invention Experience
Possible Materials
Simple parts Simple parts 99%
Variable components Variable components 1%
0.05 kg
Examine Information:
This can be screened at the Archaeology campus.

This Data was submitted by: 3ter 1 and Zandahar

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