Shop of Wonders - Achaea Online Help

19.10.17 Shop of Wonders

Shop of Wonders
All items purchased in the Shop of Wonders with Mayan Crowns are resetting and
non-decay. They also have no trade-in credit value and cannot be refunded.

Items purchased with GOLD in the Shop of Wonders are NOT resetting nor

The Shop of Wonders can be found among the rest of the artefact shops in Delos.

Gifting items from the Shop of Wonders
To purchase an item as a gift for another character, use this syntax: BUY
<item> AS GIFT FOR <person> [MAIL]. If you include 'MAIL' at the end, it will
be delivered via the postal service.

Album of Preservation: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Have a slew of images from the Obsidian disc that you'd like to keep
     forever? Well now you can, this album will eternally preserve images
     kept within it! Simply PUT your photos in the album and they'll be safe
     from the ravages of time. 
   - Holds up to five frozen images.

Pitted Ankh: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - One can never be too careful with one's identity. This mysterious
     artefact will prevent anyone from being able to chameleon the owner when

Miniature Display Arena: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - Place this display arena in your home and stash up to 25 of your battle
     figurines inside.
   - From time to time the appearance of this arena might shift to display a
     different notable location.
   - PLACE <arena>                                - Owner only, in a location
     that you own
   - PUT <battle figurine> IN <arena>             - Owner only
   - TAKE <battle figurine> FROM <arena>          - Owner only
   - LOOK <arena>                                 - For everyone
   - LOOK <arena> <item id|item keyword|position> - For everyone
   - I.E:
      - LOOK ARENA 12345 will show item #12345.
      - LOOK ARENA IRONBEARD will show the Ironbeard figurine's description (if
        one is placed within.)
      - LOOK ARENA 5 will show the 5th item.
   - GET <arena>                                  - Owner only, retrieve your
     display arena
   - Note: Battle figurines will not fight in this arena.

Badge of Returning: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Attaching this to any collared mount or artefact pet will reduce
     the reset time by 50%. (The item is destroyed upon use.)

Landstrider's Boots: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Allow for faster transit across all wilderness environments that impede

Golden Cologne Bottle: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This fragrance bottle will allow the owner to SPRAY a letter, imbuing it
     with the scent in the bottle.
   - Cologne is a fragrance of citrus, bergamot, sandalwood, and exotic spices.

Ruby Perfume Bottle: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This fragrance bottle will allow the owner to SPRAY a letter, imbuing it
     with the scent in the bottle.
   - The perfume is a fragrance of vanilla musk, jacaranda, and jasmine. 

Scrying Bowl: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - SCRY FOR <person> while you have this bowl to see not only that
     person's specific location, but the area he or she is in as well.

Small Wooden Polling Box: 4 Mayan Crowns
   - Poll your friends, vote for your enemies, this informal and portable
     polling box allows you to gauge opinion without the hassles of
     organisational ties.
   - See POLLBOX for all commands.

Figurine Cache: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This battle figurine cache can be opened for figurines from the Undeath
   - Collect all six and you'll be rewarded with an old school Ugrach battle
   - OPEN <cache> UNDEATH

Historical Talisman Cache: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - This talisman cache can be opened for pieces from the Historical talisman

Woodland Cache: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This woodland cache can be opened for minipets from the Woodland set.
   - OPEN <cache> WOODLAND

Cakes: 1 Mayan Crown
   - Celebratory cakes that can be set down and SLICE CAKE to carve off a piece.
     Each cake has 8 slices and is automatically refilled once per Achaean day 
     (RL hour).
   - Options for cakes are: Wedding, chocolate, frosted lemon, sponge, and    

Sturdy Display Case: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Do you have a range of collectible items that don't fall under the
     weapons, clothes, or figurine titles?
   - Place this display case in your home and put up to 25 of your treasures 
     inside for all to admire.
   - PLACE <case>                                - Owner only, in a location
     that you own.
   - PUT <item> IN <case>                        - Owner only.
   - TAKE <item> FROM <case>                     - Owner only.
   - LOOK <case>                                 - For everyone.
   - LOOK <case> <item id|item keyword|position> - For everyone.
   - GET <case>                                  - Owners, retrieve your
     display case.

Chain of Black Iron: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Wearing one of these chains will increase the amount of karma that the 
     owner recovers. This effect applies to the karma obtained from studying a 
     karmic item.

Bloodsteel Chain: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Wearing one of these chains will increase the amount of life essence that 
     the owner recovers. This effect applies to the daily recovery of life 
     essence (assuming you're in the realms).

Chain of Burnished Gold: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Wearing one of these chains will increase the amount of devotion that the 
     owner recovers. This effect applies to the daily recovery of devotion
     (assuming you're in the realms).

Miniature Enchanted Stone Circle: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - DROP CIRCLE and SKIP AROUND CIRCLE for an on demand trip to Annwyn!
     Skipping is restricted to the owner only, but they can be followed.
     Will not work if: not on the Sapience continent, on a ship, not on
     the prime plane.

Clasp of Vocal Intensity: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Imbued with power over the wind itself, preventing the owner's voice from 
     being drowned out in blustery conditions.

Crest of the Crafting Union: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Possession of this official token allows its owner to DESIGN SUBMIT, 
     DESIGN VIEW, DESIGN LIST, and pickup an approved design from anywhere
     in the world!

Humgii-Shaped Deconstructor: 7 Mayan Crowns
   - This mechanical marvel will deconstruct your crafted items (clothing,
     jewellery, and food) and get approximately half of the commodities
     returned to you.
   - DECONSTRUCT <item>

Disc of Transformation: 1 Mayan Crown
   - Tired of your old stationery kit? Simply place this disc into your old 
     kit to transform it into the current incarnation of this artefact: the 
     ebony stationery kit. This item is consumed upon use.

Brass Doorbell: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - ATTACH DOORBELL on a plot you own (the room with the in exit).
   - Visitors can RING DOORBELL, announcing their presence to all on
     the property!

Drop of Yen-Sorte's Blood: 7 Mayan Crowns
   - Ingesting this gruesome keepsake of the great battle master will grant
     the owner base-level mastery of all current publicly available weapon
     proficiencies. This item is consumed upon use.

Effigies: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Transforms your ship crew into entirely new creatures, and works on 
     swashbucklers, shipmates, cooks, chefs, and cabin boys.
         Goblinoid - Members of the goblin race
         Voluptuous - Sultry seafaring wenches
         Handsome - Sun-kissed dreamboats
   - Drop on the deck of your ship to activate, and your crew will be
     transformed in the midnight hour. The effect will last until replaced
     with a different effigy or the crew dies.
   - These are consumed upon use.

Elixirs: 1 Mayan Crown
   - Sipping these elixirs will grant a bonus to the consumer for 12 Achaean 
     days (12 hours) - each vial contains 5 sips.
         Elixir of life enhancement - bonus experience
         Elixir of the lucky - critical hit bonus.
         Elixir of the ogre - strength bonus.
         Elixir of the pixie - dexterity bonus.
         Elixir of the hunter - constitution bonus.
         Elixir of Epicurus - intelligence bonus.
      *NOTE: You are purchasing the elixir within the vial. Once the elixir has
             been consumed the vial will decay as normal. 

Abode's Emblem: 6 Mayan Crowns
  - Travel quickly to and from your subdivision plot with this emblem.
  - ATTUNE <emblem>   - When standing at a subdivision plot you own.
                      - This can be done once every 24 hours.
  - ACTIVATE <emblem> - When at subdivision entrance this will take you to the
                        attuned plot.
                      - When at attuned plot, this will take you to the
                        subdivision's entrance.

Pirate's Eyepatch: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Giving this eyepatch to a shipmate will give them a more swashbuckling
     outlook on life.
   - Usable once per Achaean month.

Heron Feathers: 1 Mayan Crown
   - These function as a single use version of the eagle's wings artefact.
   - CARESS <feather> to activate.

Shiny Firecracker: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - A firecracker with a new and unique explosion pattern. This will reset
     to the owner in three minutes after use.

Stardust Flask: 10 Mayan Crowns
   - SHAKE FLASK will give the user the starburst defence.
   - Can be activated once every three achaean days.
   - No need for an open tattoo slot.

Stone Flowerpot: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - A new twist on an old favourite, this flowerpot will grow a selection
     of 10 beautiful (and different from the standard pot) flowers every
     Achaean month! The best thing about this new pot is that it is
     customisable! Want new flowers in it? Only one type of flower? Not a
     problem! (Contact for more information on

Crafter's Folder: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Allows the preservation of up to 50 crafting designs from decay.
   - Preserved designs may not be given away, disowned, or unpreserved.
   - You may own as many Folders or Portfolios as you like, increasing
     your capacity without limit.

Viewing Glass (lesser): 3 Mayan Crowns
   - GAZE INTO GLASS <person> will show you the current description of an 
     adventurer who is currently visible and scryable. 
     (This artefact respects artefacts such as the Veil of the Sphinx and 
     the Orb of Suppression)

Viewing Glass (greater): 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Same as the lesser viewing glass, but it will also let you see what the 
     adventurer is wearing as well! (Also respects artefacts such as the Veil
     of the Sphinx and the Orb of Suppression)

Chrono Gyre: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Ensure that an artefact you own will last an entire day before resetting
     back to you.
   - This can only be used by its owner on an artefact that you own.
   - WAVE <gyre> OVER <item>

Golden Honeycomb: 9 Mayan Crowns
   - DROP this in your grove, and you will be able to HARVEST from your
     hive twice as often as normal.

Brass Bait Hook: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - This hook will return the fishing bait to the owner's inventory in 
     the event of the line snapping.

Aeonic Hourglass: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - With this treasure in hand, STOP SAND will hide your age and date of
     birth from your HONOURS and START SAND will let it show.

An indomitable ictheli: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Strike fear into your enemies with this undeath themed mount!
   - A non-flying legend steed, unique to the Shop of Wonders. Comes
     pre-fitted with a Collar of Lupus.

Jar of Silt: 7 Mayan Crowns
   - SHAKE JAR AT HARBOUR to attune this jar. 
   - Any tokens of Charybdis (including bronze) that you use afterwards will 
     deposit you at your chosen harbour!
   - Shaking has a 24 hour cooldown.
   - Simply shake the jar at another harbour to change the designation
    (provided it is off cooldown).
   - This will only work for mainland Sapience and Meropis harbours.

Falconry Jess: 4 Mayan Crowns
   - This stylish thong of leather can be used to accessorise any glove or
     gauntlet to accommodate your feathered friends. Included in this is
     resetting and non-decay, and the jess is destroyed upon use. To use,
     ATTACH TO your choice of handwear.

Stationery Kit: 1 Mayan Crown
   - The kit currently offered is made of mahogany.
   - This will generate up to five letters that are embossed with your name
     and title.
   - Only the one whose name is embossed upon the letter may mail it.

Grisly Carving Knife: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - This gruesome tool is perfect for fine slicing actions. This knife will 
     allow you to SLICE EAR FROM <DECAPITATED HEAD> to create a keepsake of 
     your kill. I hear they make a great addition to any necklace or charm 

Leash of Spun Gold: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - Allows the owner to LEASH <minipet>.
   - Gives the wielder enter/exit/LOOK description based on the minipet, and 
     last for one hour or until the minipet is picked up. 

Maritime Ledger: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - This hardy leather ledger will keep track of the current ship trading 
     deals at the different ports around Achaea. Simply READing it will 
     display the desired cargo and rewards for that month.

Matrimonial Licence: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - Alter the way your marriage status is displayed to the world with this
   - MARRIAGELINE LIST            - View the options!
   - MARRIAGELINE SELECT <line #> - Select the line you wish to use.
   - SIGN <licence>               - Once you have selected your line.
                                  - This consumes the licence.
                                  - You must already be married.
   - This will only change the way your marriage line appears and does not
     affect your spouse.

Personal Mailbox: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Are you sick of those constant delivery birds?
   - PLACE MAILBOX at the entrance to your home (in or out of subdivision) and
     have your mail deposited here ready for your collection!
   - GET MAILBOX to retrieve your mailbox in case you want to move it.
   - Only the mailbox's owner can take letters from this box.

Featureless Mannequin: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Display the very best of your fashionable or functional work upon this
     featureless mannequin.
   - PUT <clothing/jewellery item> IN MANNEQUIN      - Owner only.
   - TAKE <clothing/jewellery item> FROM MANNEQUIN   - Owner only.

Mound of glistening snow: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Always looking for your next snowball fight, but found that you can never 
     find snow in when you want it? Look no further - simply drop this mound 
     of snow in the room and you'll find you can arm yourself with up to 12 
     snowballs. Syntax: PACK SNOWBALL

Crude Gut Cord Necklace: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Looking to show off your trophies, or just make a stylish, yet gruesome 
     fashion statement? This is the item for you! Simply THREAD <a shrunken 
     head or removed ear> ONTO <necklace> and you'll have a lasting memory
     of your conquests.

Golden Quill Nib: 8 Mayan Crowns
   - Empowered by an ancient Seleucarian enchantment, this item has a 
     50% chance to copy the current tarot inscription to another blank 
     card in your inventory.

Wooden Ocarina: 4 Mayan Crowns
   - These instruments are attuned to a particular environment, and when
     played, will summon a small wild creature from that biome to follow the 
     summoner for one hour. Should you lose your companion, just play the 
     ocarina once more to summon it back to you.
         Caves (Underground) - a furry mole.
         Forests - a tiny chipmunk.
         Breakers (Beach) - a hermit crab.
         Deserts - a frill-necked lizard.
         Plains (Grassland) - a deer mouse.
         Swamps - a green frog.
         Jungles - a multicoloured gecko.
         Gardens - a small swallow.

Enchanted Pebble: 7 Mayan Crowns
   - Possession of this artefact allows the owner to make use of the 
     continental portals between the Sea Lion Cove harbour (Sapience) 
     and Rageteeth Beach (Meropis)!

Incandescent Pillow: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Dropping this luxurious pillow in your bedroom will expand its
     capacity, and allow a third person to occupy the bed. Only one pillow
     may be in a bed at any time, and only the owner of the pillow and the
     bedroom has permission to drop it.

Glass Poppy: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - BLOWing this finely crafted glass flower at an adventurer will send 
     them into the embrace of Sleep. Those with the insomnia defence will 
     be immune to the effects, and this item requires and consumes balance 
     to use.

Oak Hitching Post: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - Hitch your creatures to this hitching post and they will return to
     that location upon reset!
   - DROP POST places it in housing location. (Owner only)
   - PULL POST retrieves the post and returns all pets to their owner 
     (Owner only)
   - PUSH POST <petID/mountID> tethers a pet, mount, or minipet. (Owner only)
   - PULL POST <petID>|boldwhite to untether a pet and make it reset back
     into your inventory!

Wooden Weapon Rack: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Place this weapon rack in your home and store your weaponry for display
     upon its hooks.
   - Maximum capacity is 25.
   - PLACE <rack>                                - Owner only, in a location
     that you own.
   - PUT <weapon> IN <rack>                      - Owner only.
   - TAKE <weapon> FROM <rack>                   - Owner only.
   - LOOK <rack>                                 - For everyone.
   - LOOK <rack> <item id|item keyword|position> - For everyone.
   - GET <rack>                                  - Owners, retrieve your
     display rack.

Blood-Soaked Record: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Keep track of the date, victim, and nature of your 50 most recent
     adventurer kills!
   - RECORD KILL          - Use this command within 1 minute of landing a
                            killing blow on another adventurer to record the
                            details of the kill.
   - RECORD VIEW          - An overview of your grisly achievements.
   - RECORD VIEW <page>   - Read further details about a kill.
   - RECORD WRITE <page>  - Add a comment along-side the grizzly trophy.
   - RECORD SHOW <page>   - Show off a record to the room.

Sheaf of Ornate Letters: 4 Mayan Crowns
   - This updates any existing stationery kit to produce letters that can be
     folded into origami shapes. Place the letter inside the kit to apply this
     functionality, which will apply to all new letters generated after the
     sheaf is used.
   - TURN <letter> <shape> will fold the letter into one of the following:
     Pegasus, crane, butterfly, goldfish, dolphin, angel, demon, snake, falcon,
     mouse, lemming, chimera, fox, dragon, rose, flower, willow, dragonfly, 
     frog, moon, star, sun, tree, duck, horse, heart, wolf, dirk, sword, 
     shield, swan, ship, leaf, fan, fish, whale, shark, octopus, kraken, 
     stag, or phoenix.
   - The recipient will need to TURN the letter to unfold and read it.

Diamond-tipped Shovel: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This unbreakable shovel will cut the time of DIGging by 50%. This item 
     will confer no benefits during a treasure hunt event.

Ethereal Shrouds: 1 Mayan Crown
   - The ethereal shroud functions like a Veil of the Sphinx artefact! If 
     you already own a Veil of the Sphinx, it will boost your veil's    
   - Once worn, these shrouds will begin to rapidly decay, lasting two 
     Achaean days from their first wearing.

Sigil of Suppression: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - When ATTACHed to an artefact, it will hide it from view (similar 
     to the Orb of Suppression.) If you own an Orb of Suppression, the sigil 
     will work to reveal the item from behind the obscuring effects of the 
     Orb. This sigil can be DETACHed from the artefact at any time.

Vicarious Sigil - 8 Mayan Crowns
   - ATTACH <sigil> TO <earring/linked bag> to a paired artefact (providing you
     hold the master) and once per year you can change the ownership of the
     partnered item without charge.
   - CHANGE PARTNER <itemID> TO <new partner>|
   - This currently works for Earrings of Sinope and the Box of Sharing.
   - Once attached, this sigil cannot be removed from an item.

Polished Skull: 7 Mayan Crowns
   - Want to know the location of an adventurer corpse? CARESS SKULL
     <person> to find out. Any contact with life energy, however, will
     prevent this skull from working. That means if the corpse is being
     held by another adventurer, the skull will not be able to find it.

Golden Slingshot: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - Allows the owner to SLINGSHOT lit firecrackers into the air, allowing any 
     in the area to see the explosion.

Pumice Soap: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - This scented block will ensure that any odorous ailments are quickly
     removed. Simply have the soap on your person when you SCRUB. You still
     need to be in water to use this soap.

Crafter's Folder Strap: 1 Mayan Crown
   - Expands the capacity of a crafter's folder or portfolio by 25 designs.
   - ATTACH <strap> TO <folder|portfolio> to use, at which point the strap is 
     consumed. For adventurers with multiple crafter's folders or portfolios
     you may CONSOLIDATE FOLDERS <target folder or portfolio> to make a single
     item with the consolidated capacity. 

Briny Tally: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - READ <tally> <shipID> - See the average level of seamonsters killed by a
   - SCATTER PAGES        - When aboard a ship you own to reset the ship's
                             seamonster record.
                           - This permanently consumes the tally item.

Cleverly Packed, Deconstructed Tent: 6 Mayan Crowns
   - Adventuring can be tough, we all know this. Why not buy yourself a tent
     for you and your friends to recuperate in whilst out and about?
   - ASSEMBLE TENT in an outdoors location (wilderness, subdivision, cities,
     House estates, temples, and ships do not count). 
   - ENTER TENT and enjoy increased willpower and endurance regeneration whilst
   - Anyone can enter your tent, they afford no protection from attack or
     location abilities.
   - DISASSEMBLE TENT when you are done using it!
   - Tents will not reset while assembled, you must disassemble them first.
   - Tents cannot be customised.

Bronze Token of Charybdis: 5 Mayan Crowns
   - This imbued token will either halve the time required for a SHIPRETURN 
     or remove the willpower and endurance cost from SHIP RESCUE ME once 
     per Achaean day.

Veil of the Libertine: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - We all make mistakes after a few too many darkbrews! Use this
     fashionable item to hide any past transgressions to the sanctity of
     marriage from your HONOURS. WEAR VEIL will hide your indiscretions from
     the eyes of others.

Obfuscated Crystal Vial: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - This vial will refill sips of whatever curative fluid it contains every
     Achaean day. Should the vial be empty, a random fluid will seep in!

Hand Vice: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - This magnificent device allows the owner to COMPRESS SHARDS in their
     inventory, forming them all into a single larger crystal.
Stand of Wonders
City Battle Figurines: 2 Mayan Crowns
   - Continue the civic pride with these city-themed battle figurines! As an
     additional perk, the winning city of the festivities will be able to
     nominate a champion to immortalise their likeness in their city's figurine.

Permanent Versions of the Games: 3 Mayan Crowns
   - A luminous vellum sheet - Encode your missives upon this piece of vellum
     and only allow your most trusted friends to read! (TOUCH VELLUM for
     details on how to use it)
   - A covered cup of dice - Set your target to any day and month, today's
     date, or even your birthday and then shake this cup to try your luck!
     (READ CUP for details on how to use it)

Fair Drink Glasses: 1 Mayan Crown
   - These special fair drinks are a resetting, permanent version of the
     birthday drinks on sale at the fair! These drinks will refill with 10 sips
     every day at the Serenade.

Petite Ceramic Urn: 10 Mayan Crowns
   - These urns contain the spirits of champion's steeds from across the lands.
   - This item will be transformed into a city-specific description when
     purchased by a member of a city.
   - RUB URN and it will summon one of twelve spectral mounts for 24 hours at a 
     time. In addition to having a limited mount, each of the steeds can be
     ORDERed to GO HOME to carry their rider across the lands to their home.
   - Mount possibilities are as follows:
   Animal                    Home
   A giant spectral owl      Actar
   A phantom grizzly bear    Bitterfork
   A hulking phantom spider  Darkenwood
   A mighty ghost basilisk   Aalen Forest
   A phantom ankheg          Azdun Forest
   A ghost mule              Moghedu
   A phantom sea turtle      Shastaan
   A phantom jaguar          New Hope
   A phantom donkey          Delos
   A mammoth apparition      The Frozen Tundra
   A spectral gorilla        Dun Valley
   A phantom harp seal       Sea Lion Cove

City Warpaints: 1 Mayan Crowns
   - Show your city pride with these custom city warpaints! Each contains (and
     refills with) 10 applications of civic warpaint, allowing the following
   - APPLY <vial> NAME [TO <person>]: Paint the city name on your forehead
     (ASHTAN etc.)
   - APPLY <vial> INITIALS [TO <person>]: Paint the city letter on your cheeks
     (M for Mhaldor etc.)
   - APPLY <vial> ARMS [TO <person>]: Paint the city's coat of arms on your
     face (A rampant stag for Eleusis etc.)

Discontinued stock can be found in HELP DISCONTINUED SHOP OF WONDERS