Gauntlets of Dexterity, also known as the Brawling Hands, set the Dexterity of the wearer to 18 and give all related bonuses. If the Dexterity is higher, they will actually lower it. They have a weight of 2 lbs.
Baldur's Gate and the Enhanced EditionEdit
- In a pile of bones the Ghoul Town beneath Athkatla's Temple District in the city of Athkatla and greatly benefit Warrior class characters who have low dexterity but good stats everywhere else. Keldorn, whom the party may well have recruited already as part of the Cult of the Unseeing Eye quest, is one such character, as are Korgan and Anomen.
|“||Gauntlets of Dexterity: 'The Brawling Hands'. This pair of gauntlets was likely developed in Kara-Tur to aid masters of the martial art. Legends speak of such masters from the Far East bringing these items with them on their journeys, though details remain sketchy.||”|
Due to their nature, party members with low Dexterity are the best choice for wearing the guantlets. Keldorn is a good example of one such character.