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The apprentice's gloves are a powerful pair of gloves in Dragon Quest IX. It is the initial form of the godly gloves, the rarest pair of gloves in the game.
|Apprentice's gloves (DS)|
|Found||2% chance of being dropped by Shogum.|
|Recipe||Grandmaster's gloves + Reset stone|
|Equipable by||Priest, Mage, Martial Artist, Thief, Minstrel, Armamentalist, Ranger, Sage, Luminary|
|Flavor text||Fingerwear that fosters fine movement.|
|Notes||Upgrades into Master's gloves.|