KUTANI LUCKY CAT - MANEKI NEKO D
$119.00

Kutani Lucky Cat - Maneki Neko D

USD $119

This yellow beckoning cat is made using the advanced technique of Kutani ware. The yellow color is said to be a bringer of "good luck".

It is said that a cat with its right paw up will being fortune and lucky.

In the old days, Japanese farmers living with cats were said to prosper without crop damage because cats would drive away rats that damage their crops.
Today, also known as a "lucky cat," the beckoning cat is popular as a charm of good financial fortune.

Filled with Japanese tradition and good fortune, this lucky cat is excellent for your house decor and brings good luck to you and your loved ones. 

PRODUCT DETAIL

  • Dimension: D7.5cm(2.95 in) x H10cm(3.93in)
  • Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
  • Origin: Made in Japan

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    ABOUT TOUKOU KILN

    Toukou Kiln is a Kutani ware kiln and wholesaler that mainly produces auspicious items such as beckoning cats, owls, treasure ships, and the seven gods of good fortune. The owner, Kazuo Yoneda, is the third generation, having studied under his father and grandfather. He learned the basics of molding, overglaze porcelain painting, and general techniques, and continued his research to improve all of his techniques.

    His specialty is "Nishiki-mori," a painting technique unique to Kutani ware. He uses a method called "Ichichin-mori," in which a special cream-like paint called "Mori-enogu" is applied using a piping bag. The paintings are painted carefully with the awareness that overglaze painting is the life of Kutani ware.

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    About kutani ware

    Kutani ware is a pottery produced in the Kaga region of Ishikawa Prefecture and it has a history of over 350 years. It is characterized by the heavy brilliance of the five colors of green, yellow, red, purple, and navy blue that are applied to the bold and daring lines. Its long history has evolved through the tireless efforts and enthusiasm of people who have sought innovation while maintaining tradition.

    The beauty of the various styles and methods of painting is known as "Japan Kutani" and is highly regarded around the world.

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    07/11/2023
    Anonymous
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    I recommend this product

    Maneki Neko D

    Received in Excellent condition, 100% ++satisfied

    07/11/2023

    MUSUBI KILN

    Thank you so much for your wonderful comment! We're so happy that you're feeling satisfied despite such a long wait. We're so lucky to have a customer like you, and we look forward to your next visit!

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    04/24/2021
    Anonymous
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    I recommend this product

    Excellent quality

    She is beautiful and adorable. Nice to put her aside your bed and say goodnight to her before sleep every night.

    04/28/2021

    MUSUBI KILN

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful story and review with us! We're happy that you're happy, and we're looking forward to your next visit.