This item is a quest reward from . It is the highest level mining pick in the game as of Cataclysm.
Originally, this item could still be used as a mining pick although there was no tip in the description saying so. Not being designated in-game as being mining equipment however, meant that it wouldn't fit in Mining bags.
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Now classified as mining equipment.
- Patch 2.1.0 (2007-05-22): Added.