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With Newts wand, the prop makers wanted something they could trace back to an animal component. They didnt want anything too macabre, so the handle is made of a piece of shell but its very tubular, like a sandworm shell in feel, but with a pearling effect. The tip was a piece of ash, fairly worn down. It had a lot of character, chips, knocks and bangs to show a full life, a well-worked life.