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|Battle of Sarn Athrad|
|Conflict: The War of the Jewels|
|Date: early sixth century First Age|
|Place: Sarn Athrad and the slopes of the Blue Mountains|
|Outcome: Defeat of the Dwarves of Nogrod|
|Laiquendi||Dwarves of Nogrod|
|Beren Erchamion||Lord of Nogrod†|
|An unknown number of Elves, Beren, and perhaps a hundred Ents||An unknown number of Dwarves from Nogrod|
|Unknown, probably light||The entire host destroyed|
After sacking the ancient Elven kingdom of Doriath, the Dwarves of Nogrod returning to Nogrod heavy laden and slowed by the spoils of their victory. Upon reaching Sarn Athrad, they were suddenly assailed by a foe they could not at first identify but as they climbed the river-banks of the Gelion, they saw that they were elves.
From the local woods, the Laiquendi of the Ossiriand led by Beren Erchamion and accompanied by his son Dior defeated the Dwarves with Beren slaying the Lord of Nogrod himself and taking the Nauglamír, the Necklace of the Dwarves from him.