Orb of Transmutation PoE Guide – Farming & Vendor Recipes

Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation Upgrades a normal item to a magic item.

How to use Orb of Transmutation?

Right click this item then left click a normal item to apply it.
Shift-click to unstack.

Best Use

The most common use for Orbs of Transmutation Orbs of Transmutation is upgrading a normal item into a magic item, often as the first step in a longer crafting process. The resulting item may have a prefix, suffix, or both, each randomly rolled according to the possibilities afforded the original item, also taking into account its item level.

Orbs of Transmutation can also be used to craft a variety of low-level affixes onto items using crafting benches. This can provide a cheap but effective way to improve a player’s equipment at low and medium levels, during which one does not want to invest too heavily into equipment since it will quickly be eclipsed at higher levels.

Orb of Transmutation

Orb of Transmutation Farming Guide

1. Obtain it by slain monsters

The drop level of Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation is 1 and the drop rate is 20.831%. You can farm this currency easily by killing monsters.

2. Orb of Transmutation Recipes

Sell any unidentified magic or rare items to any vendor for Transmutation Shards, 20 Shards combine to form an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation automatically.
Transmutation Shard Recipe

Transmutation Shards come from single, unidentified items. 20 Transmutation Shards automatically combine to form an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation.

Result Item rarity
2× Transmutation Shard Transmutation Shard
  • magic, unidentified
5× Transmutation Shard Transmutation Shard
  • rare, unidentified

Vendor Recipes

Result Recipes Notes
4× Scroll of Wisdom Scroll of Wisdom This is a downgrade PoE currency recipe and not recommended.
1× Agate Amulet
  • 1× Amber Amulet
  • 1× Lapis Amulet
  • 1× Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation
1× Turquoise Amulet
  • 1× Jade Amulet
  • 1× Lapis Amulet
  • 1× Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation
1× Citrine Amulet
  • 1× Amber Amulet
  • 1× Jade Amulet
  • 1× Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation
Life Flask with Grants (x)% Of (local flask) Life Recovery To Minions x1 
  • Any rarity Life Flask x1
  • Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation x1
  • Any rarity Bone Spirit Shield x1
Can be used to craft a Helmet with +1 to Level of Minion Gems in this item

3. Purchase from vendor

1x Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation = 7x Portal Scroll Portal Scroll(Act1, Nessa)
Nessa lives in Act 1 who sells an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation for 7 Portal Portal Scrolls.

Nessa also sells Orb of Augmentation Orb of Augmentation in exchange for 4 Orbs of Transmutation Orbs of Transmutation.

5. Orb of Transmutation Crafting Prophecy

Item Reward Objective Seal
Cost
Golden Touch The item will turn into rare with 3 random modifiers. Use an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation on any normal item (except flasks). 3
Resistant to Change The item will turn into magic with a resistance modifier. Use an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation on any normal ring, amulet or shield. 3
Smothering Tendrils The map will gain the of Smothering



 suffix mod.

Use an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation on a normal map. 3
Touched by the Wind The item will turn into magic with a movement speed modifier. Use an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation on any normal pair of boots. 3
Vital Transformation The item will turn into magic with a life modifier. Use an Orb of Transmutation Orb of Transmutation on any normal ring or amulet. 3

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