The rune kiteshield (ancient) or ancient kiteshield is a decorated rune kiteshield that is affiliated with the god Zaros. Sharing the same stats as the rune kiteshield, the Rune kiteshield (ancient) also looks visually similar. Its appearance differs in that the shield features an ornamental purple trim and purple Vampyre/Demon wings around the symbol of Zaros. The shield requires 50 Defence to wear and cannot be made using the smithing skill. Players can obtain an Rune kiteshield (Ancient) either as a reward from completing a level 4 Treasure Trail, or burning a vyre corpse in the Columbarium.