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Ancient's Pledge is the rune word 'RalOrtTal' for off-hand armor in Diablo II: Lord of Destruction.

As a reward for the Rescue On Mount Arreat quest, players are given the necessary runes to complete Ancient's Pledge. While possessing nothing too special otherwise, Ancient's Pledge is a cheap, easy way to raise resistances, making it popular in Nightmare and Hell.

Rune Effects:
Fire Resist +35%
Lightning Resist +35%
Poison Resist +35%

Rune Word Bonuses:
+50% Enhanced Defense
Cold Resist +43%
Fire Resist +13% (48% Total)
Lightning Resist +13% (48% Total)
Poison Resist +13% (48% Total)
10% Damage Goes To Mana