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The Protective Vest, sitting in Uncle Mortimer's trunk

Given by uncle Mortimer. While wearing this armored chestplate, all damage to you will be reduced to around 70% of normal, which really improves your odds of survival. The protective vest is permanent, so feel free to pick it up as soon as you unlock it. It's a particularly good item, so you should invest some effort into saving Uncle Mortimer.