Minerva's mitre

Minerva's mitre is a piece of headgear in Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies.

Minerva's mitre
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Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Effect Protects against instant death

Decorated with an owl of wisdom, it is part of the iconic attire of male Sages.


Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry SkiesEdit

   Minerva's mitre  (DS)
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Defence +14
Magical Might +20
Magical Mending +20
Equipable by Sage
Found Sold in Stornway (Post-Game)
Buy Price 14,000
Sell Price 7,000
Flavor text A certain symbol of the supreme savvy of a sage
Notes Cuts Whack accuracy by 35%

Dragon Quest XEdit

See alsoEdit


  • Minerva is the Roman Goddess of wisdom, being the equivalent of the Greek Athena.
  • A mitre is a ceremonial hat normally worn by bishops