The Thai love their religious amulets that you see all over the temples and in the markets. A selection of amulets was an easy choice for this collection as they are so beloved by the people, ubiquitous, and a piece of this culture that remains exotic despite heavy western footsteps. This Buddha is called Phra Sangkajai Lord or "Fat Monk" and according to research, this amulet is to bring luck and abundance of wealth.
This Buddha Bead is reworked from one of those market amulets.
Chain and Amulet