These are certainly faked. The fakes I have seen are better made than this.
But I have never handled a real one....
It might stand a chance is the best I can say. But don't buy it on my say so.
Had good advice? Saved money? Why not become a Gold Club Member, just hit the green "Join WRF Club" tab at the top of the page and help support the forum!
These are theater hand made/cast but this one does not have the crispness to the blade that originals I have seen images of tend to have, though there are variations. I am sure there was a thread on these on here recently.
Whatever its just an opinion.
much appreciated for the feedback.