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Red Dead Redemption 2 Talismans and Trinkets Guide

Talismans and Trinkets are collectibles that you can find and they grant you a berth of advantages which are permanent. They can be great for you as they can allow you to have an advantage over the late-game enemies, and our Red Dead Redemption 2 Talismans and Trinkets Guide will guide you through finding them.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Talismans and Trinkets
The main difference between the consumables and Talismans or Trinkets is that they are there to provide you perks permanently.

They give you a lot of advantages from getting more money when you are looting to allowing you to increase your alcohol intake. Talismans are usually more powerful and thus require a lot more hard work in order to craft.

Let’s go ahead and take a look at all of the talismans as well as the trinkets one by one to see what they do as well as how they can be crafted. Before that, we will take a look at where you can find all of the items required to craft these items.

Item Locations

Name Needed to Craft Where to Find
Vintage War Handcuffs Alligator Tooth Talisman Mail cigarettes during “Smoking and Other Hobbies” quest.
Lion’s Paw Lion’s Paw Trinket Take from the lion during “He’s British of Course -IV”
Quartz Chunk Bear Claw Talisman Mail the first dinosaur location during “A Test of Faith” quest
Cobalt Petrified Wood Boar Tusk Talisman Found on a cart snorthwest of lake Isabella
Abalone Shell Fragment Bison Horn Talisman Inside an old house towards north from sheriffs station in Rhodes
Old Brass Compass Raven Claw Talisman Found in Francis Sinclairs cabin once you have mailed all 10 rock carving locations

Trinkets

Name Effect Availability
Beaver Tooth Trinket Weapon degradation slows down by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary beaver tooth
Tatanka Bison Horn Trinket Melee damage reduced by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary tatanka bison horn
Buck Antler Trinket Animals give you better parts Craft it at fences: You require legendary buck antler
Cougar Fang Trinket Stamina gains increase by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary cougar fang
Coyote Fang Trinket Dead Eye XP increases by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary coyote fang
Elk Antler Trinket Money from looting increases by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary elk antler
Fox Claw Trinket Eagle Eye duration increases by 5 seconds Craft it at fences: You require legendary fox claw
Lion’s Paw Trinket Stamina XP gains increase by 10% Craft it at fences: You require lions paw
Moose Antler Trinket Health XP gains increase by 10% Craft it at fences: You require legendary moose antler
Panther’s Eye Trinket Dead Eye meter drains slower for 3 seconds Craft it at fences: You require legendary panthers eye
Pronghorn Horn Trinket Animals on your horse do not spoil Craft it at fences: You require legendary pronghorn horn
Ram Horn Trinket Doubles the herbs you receive Craft it at fences: You require legendary ram horn
Wolf Heart Trinket Doubles your alcohol resistance Craft it at fences: You require legendary wolf heart
Owl Feather Trinket Stamina, health and deadeye drain reduces by 10% Complete ‘Archaelogy for Beginners’ without killing a guard.
Iguana Scale Trinket Damage on horseback reduces by 10% Special Reward for Ultimate Edition.

Talismans

Name Effect Availability
Alligator Tooth Talisman Dead Eye core drains 10% slower Craft it at fences: You need Vintage Civil War Handcuffs, Gold Joined Bracelet, Legendary Alligator Tooth
Bear Claw Talisman Health core drains 10% slower Craft it at fences: You need Silver Chain Bracelet, Quartz Chunk, Legendary Bear Claw
Boar Tusk Talisman Horse stealth and stamina core drains 10% slower Craft it at fences: You need Cobalt Petrified Wood, Gold Earing, Legendary Boar Tusk
Bison Horn Talisman Stamina core drains 10% slower Craft it at fences: You need Abalone Shell Fragment, Silver Earing, Legendary Bison Horn
Raven Claw Talisman Weapon degrades 20% slower Craft it at fences: You need Old brass compass
Eagle Talon Talisman Eagle Eye lasts 5 seconds longer Reward for Ultimate Edition.