Klingon oral history holds that the first Bat'leth was forged around 625 CE by Kahless, who dropped a lock of his hair into the lava from the Kri'stak Volcano, then plunged the fiery lock into the lake of Lursor and twisted it to form a blade. Constructed of high-grade aircraft Aluminum & featuring a genuine split leather grip; this 1:1 scale prop replica measures 43 inches in length and 1/4 inch thick. This is a truly substantial display piece. Includes: Aluminum prop replica, cold-cast resin display stand featuring a plate Aluminium Klingon insignia, printed Roddenberry logo, and certificate of authenticity! This Bat'leth prop replica is designed to the specifications used for Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine the false edge blade is not sharpened, and the points have been dulled for increased safety when handling.