This bracelet was handmade in Nepal. This bracelet is made from silver alloy, and the writing around the outside of the bracelet is brass. This bracelet is .6 of an inch wide and it is adjustable. The Tibetan Buddhist mantra, om mani padme hum, is written around the outside of this bracelet in brass. There are small circles around the outside of the bracelet. The mantra is written in Nepali script.