The Gavel is a melee weapon found in Hitman: Absolution.
- "A delicate wooden judge's gavel."
The gavel can be found can be found in only one mission in Absolution. It is a wooden ceremonial mallet used to call for attention by a person of power.
The gavel can be used as a weapon by smashing it into the head of a target, or strangling an unsuspecting target from behind. Alternatively, it may be thrown and used as a distraction.