A Tibetan amulet featuring Buddha encased in a hand made leather shrine. The Buddha is made of terracotta, beautifully crafted displaying well defined facial features, decorated robe and a wonderful smile. Featured is Buddha in dharmachakra mudra, a teaching gesture. Such an amulet is treasured by the Tibetans. They are carried in one's robe to ward off evil and bad luck. Leather cord 20" long.