Witches and wizards use some non-magical items to achieve magical ends.
- While cauldrons in general may be magical in themselves or not, students are required to have an ordinary pewter cauldron of standard size 2 (PS5).
- clothing in the Wizarding World
- phials (either glass or crystal) (PS5)
- quills, ink, and parchment
- brass scales for weighing potion ingredients (PS5)
- telescope (PS5)