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Sandstone Chest
  • Sandstone Chest item sprite
Stack digit 9.pngStack digit 9.png
Placeable✔️ (2 wide × 2 high)
Use time15 (Very fast)
RarityRarity level: 0
Research1 required
Not to be confused with Desert Chest.

The Sandstone Chest is a storage item found in the Underground Desert. They are usually found in Underground Cabins but may also uncommonly generate by themselves. Sandstone Chests can also be crafted.


Each naturally-generated Sandstone Chest will always contain one primary item, and may contain one or two secondary items. Besides one of the items listed here, they will also contain common items depending on the height they were found in: Underground or Caverns.

Primary items (only one)
Storm SpearStorm Spear114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Thunder ZapperThunder Zapper114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Magic ConchMagic Conch114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Snake Charmer's FluteSnake Charmer's Flute114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Ancient ChiselAncient Chisel114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Dunerider BootsDunerider Boots114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Bast StatueBast Statue114.29*1/7 (14.29%)
Secondary items
Desert MinecartDesert Minecart16.67*1/15 (6.67%)
Encumbering StoneEncumbering Stone114.29*1/7 (14.29%)



ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Sandstone ChestSandstone ChestWork BenchWork Bench
total: 1 row(s)

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ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Trapped Sandstone ChestTrapped Sandstone ChestHeavy Work BenchHeavy Work Bench
total: 1 row(s)


  • Naturally-generated Sandstone Chests will never spawn low enough to generate the common drops of Shadow Chests.
  • Naturally-generated Sandstone Chests contain Scarab Bombs in place of Bombs, but contain regular torches instead of the biome-specific Desert Torches.
  • The loot table above are approximated and the chances of getting items depend on where the chest is. A chest on the top of the biome has more chances containing an Ancient Chisel, Dunerider Boots, a Snake Charmer's Flute or a Magic Conch and a chest on the bottom has more chances to contain a Storm Spear, a Thunder Zapper or a Bast Statue.
    • The exact way the loot works is that when the first Sandstone Chest is generated, it will take from the second loot pool. Then, before each chest is spawned, the "center" of the biome is calculated as (3 * y1 + 4 * y2) / 7 with y1 being the top of the top-most Sandstone Chest and y2 the bottom of the bottom-most Sandstone Chest. If the chest is spawned on the top of this "center", it will take from the first pool, otherwise from the second.