A large portion of relevant modules/templates have now been switched to cargo. Various usages of SMW throughout the wiki need to be replaced by the new functions, in particular item tables. If some pages do not show up but contain no errors, please null-edit them. To see how you can help with the port check out Path_of_Exile_Wiki:To-do_list/SMW_migration (and leave a comment on the talk page if you have questions).

Gemcutter's Prism

From Path of Exile Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Gemcutter's PrismStack Size: 20Improves the quality of a gemRight click this item then left click a gem to apply it. The maximum quality is 20%.
Shift click to unstack.
Gemcutter's Prism inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Level: 12
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment

A Gemcutter's Prism (often abbreviated GCP) is a currency item that can be used to improve the quality of a gem. Each Gemcutter's Prism will always raise the quality by 1%.

Obtaining

Gemcutter's Prisms are a rare item that can be obtained from slain enemies or found in an Artisan's Strongbox.

One can sell a gem with 20% quality to any vendor for a Gemcutter's Prism.

One can sell any number of gems whose total quality is at least 40% to any vendor for a Gemcutter's Prism.

Divination cards

  • A set of 5 Emperor's LuckEmperor's Luck55x CurrencyThe house always wins.1 can be exchanged for five Gemcutter's Prisms.
  • A set of 3 The GemcutterThe Gemcutter3Gemcutter's PrismIn the hands of a master craftsman, a worthless pebble can adorn the crown of a king. can be exchanged for a Gemcutter's Prism.
  • A set of 7 The UnionThe Union710x Gemcutter's PrismOn the 21st of Eterni,
    two become one,
    their light outshines
    the setting sun.
    can be exchanged for ten Gemcutter's Prisms.

1Not guaranteed (set grants 5 of any random currency)

Spending

Because Gemcutter's Prisms are relatively rare, it is not advised to apply them to gems that have little or no quality. However, selling a Gemcutter's Prism along with a level 20 gem to any vendor will give you a 20% quality, level 1 version of that same gem. Because it is possible to level many gems at once, it is generally considered a cost-efficient method of obtaining 20% quality gems if the player does not have the means to obtain a large number of Gemcutter's Prisms.

Version history

Version Changes
0.8.6
  • Added two new currency items with temporary art/names. They upgrade the quality on Flasks and Skill Gems respectively.