|Debut||Sensation Comics #6 (June 1942)|
|Created by|| William Moulton Marston|
Harry G. Peter
As commanded by Aphrodite and Athena, Queen Hippolyta instructed the craftswomen of Paradise Island to make a lasso from the magic girdle that grants the Amazons invincibility. Made of millions of unbreakable fine chain links, Metala wove segments of the girdle into a flexible rope that would be strong enough to hold Hercules. Upon completion, she presented it to the Queen as the slenderest chain ever made.
Diana found the "chain-rope" to be perfectly balanced. She tested it out first on Metala, lassoing her feet and pulling her to the ground. "Awk! The Princess doesn't know her own strength!