An artifact was a type of magic item of exceptional power that could not be reproduced using normal magical means. Artifacts created through spiritual means were sometimes called relics.[1]

This diverse category included the works of the great civilizations of old, such as Netheril, as well as the many magical creations of deities.[citation needed]

Minor artifactsEdit

Major artifactsEdit

Major artifacts were usually creations of the gods themselves or at the very least brought into existence through never-before attempted magical exertion or a powerful phenomenon.[citation needed]