This Cold Steel 91WAS African Walking Stick manufactured by the company Cold Steel is 37 inches long. The stick weighs 25.3 oz and is made of Polypropylene instead of exotic hardwood. This walking stick has an undulating shaft and has a ball grip, which looks very traditional. It is made in such a way that it does not fade, swell, crack or wrap. You can use it on a daily basis and be tension free about them being worn out. The quality of the stick allows it to be a tool for self-defense at the time of emergency as well.