Dog tag is polished stainless steel on backside and printed design on front. A very good quality, heavy, tarnish resistant piece. Comes with a matching 30 inch ball style chain Also available in a nickle plated with black text version and a gold plated with black text. These are printed and assembled by hand and will be mailed out within three days of placing your order. Please note because each one is done by hand, slight color variations and text placement variations are possible.