Ancient Artefact
Galactic Average Price8.183 CR
Produced by---
Consumed by---

Highly prized by collectors, the movement of recovered artefacts is strictly controlled by a number of authorities around the galaxy. Fortunately a lucrative black market offers savvy explorers with means to find reliable buyers for any ancient treasures.

— In-Game Description

ALERT: Ancient Artefacts are illegal in most systems.

Ancient Artefacts is a specific Salvage item in the galaxy of Elite Dangerous.


  • Can be carried by some NPC ships (can get by forcing them to jettison cargo)
  • Can be found at Weak Signal Source at the target system if you have a mission to aquire it