Rare Bone

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Rare Bone
きちょうなホネ
Valuable Bone
Bag Rare Bone Sprite.png
Rare Bone
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation IV
Pocket
Generation IV Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation V Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VI Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VII Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VIII Bag Treasures SwSh pocket icon.png Treasures
Generation IX Bag Treasures SwSh pocket icon.png Treasures
Fling
Power 100

The Rare Bone (Japanese: きちょうなホネ Valuable Bone) is a valuable item introduced in Generation IV.

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
DPPtHGSS N/A PokémonDollar.png5000
B PokémonDollar.png30000 PokémonDollar.png5000
WB2W2
XYORAS
N/A PokémonDollar.png5,000
SMUSUM
SwSh
SV
N/A PokémonDollar.png2,500
BDSP N/A PokémonDollar.png5,000

In the Generation V games, the Rare Bone can be sold to the Rare Bone maniac on Route 18 for PokémonDollar.png10,000.

In the Generation VIII games, the Rare Bone can be sold to the valuable item buyer in Stow-on-Side for PokémonDollar.png11,111.

Effect

The Rare Bone serves no practical purpose other than to be sold.

In Pokémon Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum, the Rare Bone counts as a Fossil towards Fossil count when dug up in the Underground.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS A bone that is extremely valuable for Pokémon archaeology. It can be sold for a high price to shops.
BWB2W2 A bone that is extremely valuable for Pokémon archeology. It can be sold for a high price to shops.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSP
A rare bone that is extremely valuable for the study of Pokémon archeology. It can be sold for a high price to shops.
SV A rare bone that is extremely valuable for the study of Pokémon archeology. It can be sold at a high price to shops.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
DPPt The Underground
Turnback Cave
HGSS Rock Smash (Cliff Cave)
PW Night Sky's Edge
BW Passerby Analytics HQ (complete "Most popular Gym Leader?" survey) Black CityB/White ForestW (Britney)
Held by Dwebble (1% chance, dark grass only) and wild Crustle (1% chance, dark grass only)
B2W2 Castelia SewersSpringSummer, Driftveil City, Twist Mountain, Clay Tunnel
Passerby Analytics HQ (complete "Most popular Gym Leader?" survey)
Join Avenue (Antique Shop)
Held by Dwebble (1% chance, dark grass only) and wild Crustle (1% chance, dark grass only)
DW Icy Cave
XY Route 19
ORAS Route 114 Secret Base ("Search for treasure" with Secret Pal)
SMUSUM Route 8USUM, Malie Garden Poké Pelago (Isle Aphun - Rare-Treasure Hunting, Interesting-Item Hunting)
SwSh Route 6, Stow-on-Side Bridge Field (Digging Duo)
BDSP Grand Underground
Turnback Cave
SV Alfornada Cavern, Area Zero, Asado Desert, Caph Squad's Base, Dalizapa Passage, Glaseado Mountain, Socarrat Trail, East Province (Area One), East Province (Area Two), East Province (Area Three), North Province (Area One), North Province (Area Two), North Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Four), South Province (Area Five), South Province (Area Six), West Province (Area One), West Province (Area Two) Glaseado Mountain, West Province (Area One) (sparkling overworld items)

Gallery

Artwork

Bag Rare Bone GU Obtain Sprite.png Bag Rare Bone SV Sprite.png
Artwork from the Grand Underground in
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Artwork from
Scarlet and Violet

Sprites

Mine Rare Bone 2.png Mine Rare Bone 2 BDSP.png
Underground sprite from
Diamond, Pearl, and Platinum
Grand Underground sprite from
Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 貴重骨頭 Gwaijuhng Gwāttàuh
Mandarin 貴重骨頭 / 贵重骨头 Guìzhòng Gǔtou
France Flag.png French Os Rare
Germany Flag.png German Steinknochen
Italy Flag.png Italian Osso Raro
South Korea Flag.png Korean 귀중한뼈 Gwijunghan Ppyeo
Spain Flag.png Spanish Hueso Raro



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