Gerke's Sanctuary

In Diablo II Resurrected, Gerke's Sanctuary is part of the Pavise category and one of many unique Shields in D2R. It is a relatively big item, taking 6 Blocks of space if you want to store it in the inventory or stash. Your character needs to reach at least the Required Level of 44 to carry this item. This Pavise has a Strength Requirement of 133 before it can be used.

Stats and Properties

Gerke's Sanctuary
Defense: 221-268
Chance to Block: 74-84%
Durability: 172 of 172
Required Strength: 133
Required Level: 44
30% Increased Chance of Blocking
+180-240% Enhanced Defense
Replenish Life +15
All Resistances +20-30
Damage Reduced by 11-16
Magic Damage Reduced by 14-18

Can Gerke's Sanctuary be Upgraded?

The Pavise is the exceptional version of this Shield. It can be upgraded to the elite version by putting it into the Horadric Cube. After hitting the transmute button it will be called Aegis. The most basic (normal) version is called Tower Shield.
Note: If this item can have sockets, you might be able to get some runes and get one of the runewords as a result - if you place them in the correct order. Have a look at our builds to find out which items make the most sense for the character you're currently playing.

What's the worth of Gerke's Sanctuary? How can I trade it in D2R?

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