Elegantly formed iron head with upturned back edge terminal, decorated both sides. Chiseled each with a central panel of a mounted noble, one with a falcon and the other giving a greeting. The surrounding of foliage with animal atop. The socket with foliage panels. Heavily gold overlaid with most remaining. The top of the hammer face, lightly abraded and lacking gold. Tubular haft etched overall with simulated watered steel pattern, Leather wrapped grip and mushroom form butt. The haft quite bright and crisp with light bruises from use.