Ethiopian Prayer beads.
These pendants mostly made of Alad or silver. In Ethiopian Jewelry and were believed to protect the person who wears them from evil eye.
Ethiopian Origins: Of course, Ethiopia is still inhabited by many indigenous tribes, particularly around the Oromo River region. The Oromo and Amhara tribes in particular still concentrate their faiths upon naturism and holistic spirituality. Although varying by area, the consensus of tribal faiths seems to be that God is manifested within all things living and breathing.