Pot lid
DQVIII - Pot lid
Japanese name おなべのフタ
Rōmaji Onabenofuta
Introduced in III

The pot lid is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It is commonly a novelty item and has very weak protection attributes, but it can usually be equipped by characters who cannot wield heavier shields.


Dragon Quest III

The pot lid has a defense bonus of +2. It can be equipped by any class. It can be purchased for 50 gold coins in Aliahan, and sold for 37.

Dragon Quest V

The pot lid has a defense bonus of +2.

Dragon Quest VI

Dragon Quest VII

The pot lid has a defence bonus of +2, but reduces style by 20. It can be equipped by all characters and is sold in Estard for 40 gold.

Dragon Quest VIII

The pot lid offers a defense bonus of +2. It can be equipped by Yangus and Jessica.

Dragon Quest IX


Pot lid  Pot Lid
Defence +1
Buy Price 40 G
Sell Price 20 G
Flavor text A super-simple shield shaped by sticking a strap on a saucepan lid.
Notes Rarity: Stars1


Dragon Quest IX
Location Info
Angel Falls buy
Wooper trooper (#017) steal/win, common, 1/16

Equipping characters


DQ9 Warrior IconPriest IconMage IconMinstrel IconDQ9ArmamentalistIconDQ9SageIconDQ9LuminaryIcon

Dragon Quest Swords: The Masked Queen and the Tower of Mirrors


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There is a 200 point bonus for completing a level with this shield equipped. The bonus is 1000 points if it is equipped along with the other items which are the weakest in their category.


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Other languages

Other languages
French Couvercle de tonneau
German Topfdeckel
Spanish Tapadera
Italian Coperchio del tegame
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