This is one of the symbols of Freemasonry. Hammer express willingness to obtain, the Chisels symbolizes the consciousness of what should be avoided. Taken together, the two instruments represents the need to join the action with thought. This tie bar is made by Anson and is 3 ¼" in length and ¾" at widest part. It is gold toned and still in very good condition. It is a great vintage piece with a history.