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The iron gauntlets are a common pair of gauntlets in Dragon Quest IX.
|Iron gauntlets (DS)|
|Found||Dropped by the Wight Knight.|
One pair found in the Tower of Trades.
|Equipable by||Warrior, Thief, Minstrel, Gladiator, Paladin, Armamentalist, Luminary|
|Flavor text||Elementary metal mitts.|
|Notes||Buy in Coffinwell and Porth Llaffan.|
Upgrades into Steel gauntlets.