A Tibetan amulet featuring Tara encased in a hand made leather shrine. The Tara is made of terracotta, beautifully crafted displaying well defined facial features, decorated robe and a wonderful smile. She holds a sword to fight off evil spirits. 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.