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 all silver. 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.