"The Visitor" is widely regarded as one of the finest episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. In it, Ben Sisko is killed. Jake Sisko grows up to become a famous author, but he always regrets that he wasn't able to save his father. When the technology to do just that becomes available, the elder Jake willingly sacrifices everything to save his father in the past. This prop symbolizes the life that Jake sacrificed out of love for his father and is an important artifact from this remarkable episode.