Company > Gloin
Gloin is known as the father of Gimli,
who went with
him to the Council of Elrond. But before that, Gloin became famous as a
member of Thorin's
Dori, Nori, Ori, and Oin arrived at Bilbo's door at
the same time.
Due to the Hobbit's unwillingness to admit yet more dwarves, Gloin
joined those four to be unintenionally presented at the same time.
Figuring by the order of presentation, Gloin wore a
white hooded cloak. His belt may have been gold, silver, or a
Some called for ale (likely Dori and Nori), some for
Ori and Oin) and one for coffee (likely Gloin), going by order and
number. But all called for cakes. This group helped finish off the
seed-cakes and started on the buttered scones.
Ch. 1 "An Unexpected Party"