Device or Vehicle

Lasso of Hestia

Note: Hestia is the Greek goddess of the hearth, personal and communal security and happiness.

Nick Name
Wonder Woman's Magic Lasso
Creator or Inventor


Note: Hephaestus is the Greek god of fire, arts and smiths.

Owner or Possessor

Wonder Woman I

Wonder Woman III

Function or Uses
Indestructible lariat used as a snare.
~150 ft.
Special Properties
Can be telepathically controlled by the wielder and compels anyone ensnared to tell the truth.
Regularly Appearing


Justice League of America

Justice League America

Wonder Woman Vol. 1 & 2

First Appearance
Wonder Woman Vol. 1 #1 (Summer, 1942)

Dr. William Moulton Marston & Harry G. Peter

Note: Dr. Marston is the inventor of the polygraph, also known as the lie detector machine.


Forged by the Olympic god Hephaestus from the golden girdle of the earth mother Gaea, and gifted to Hippolyta by the goddess Hestia, the lasso was passed to Diana to use in her quest as an ambassador to man's world.