Our performance/stock show halters are made of black beta material, which is a man made material but is stronger than leather and does not mold. No cleaning required except a wet cloth. The silver does not tarnish and does not need polishing. Lead not included. The bar pictured is silver with a gold rope in the middle. Available by special order in small and extra large. We stock medium and large. If you want a lead with a chain, please look under show leads. Made in America.