This bracelet was handmade in Nepal. There is a mantra around the outside of the bracelet, written in Nepali script. It is the om mani padme hum mantra, which means 'hail to the jewel in the lotus'- for more on this mantra check out our om mani padme hum article. This bracelet is over an inch wide and it is adjustable. This bracelet is a unisex bracelet, and it is made from white metal and brass.