This is a finished strong aluminum shield. 23 inch diameter, Spun and Machined 1/8'' (3MM) thick and strong aluminum with three grooves like the real one and a 9 1/2'' star . AS SEEN IN THE MOVIE .It has a beautiful , very shiny and reflective polished finish . The paint is anodized color , you can see the aluminum brushed finish grain under the color . This piece have a handle and an adjustable strap on the back as you can see in the pictures, it also have a wall hanging piece , that way you can use it as a display when not in use . You simply use it and when you finish just hang it on the wall for display .If you are a fan or a collector you will love to have this unique piece in your collection or display wall .