Time: 2 hours
Skills: 17 Thieving, 49 Crafting
1,000 Thieving experience
9,000 Crafting experience
Ability to buy pink dye from Betty.
A secret reward from Bert - He simply loves sand, and wasn't in the job for the money. He will ship 84 buckets of sand to your bank if you talk to him after the quest. This can be done once per day (UTC). Asking Bert to take sand to your bank is also an Ardougne Medium task.
Access to the Wizards' Guild rune store.
Quest points gained upon completion: 1
The Hand in the Sand is an intermediate quest revolving around the mysterious discovery of a severed hand in Bert's sand pit in Yanille. The quest is notable for having lots of puns and jokes in its dialogue.
Bert the Sandman in Yanille is in a spot of bother. A mysterious severed hand has appeared in his sand box. Help find out whose hand it is and, more to the point, how it got in Bert's sand box.