The royal knight crusader shield has a red cross. It has a bright golden seal or order at the center. It has a foam padded steel handle, which is detachable and it has a strap that can be attached to the handle for a better grip. The shield also comes with a steel chain. The steel on the shield is reinforced to give it a sturdy look. Overall, the shield has a beautiful design and a texture on the back that gives it a natural look.