KUTANI LUCKY CAT - MANEKI NEKO V
Â¥20,000

Kutani Lucky Cat - Maneki Neko V

JPY ¥20,000

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White lucky cat means "good luck blessing". This is a white lucky cat with a lovely round shape. With its small size, it can be placed in any space. White lucky cat means "good luck blessing".

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 "beckoning cat," the lucky 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: 10.5cm(4.1in) x9.5cm(3.7in) xH11cm(4.3in)
  • Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
  • Origin: Made in Japan

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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09/07/2022
Anonymous
United States United States

Cute and Chubby

I just love this one - he is the happiest Lucky Cat I've ever seen!

09/08/2022

MUSUBI KILN

This review made our day! We are so grateful for your kind words. Thanks for sharing your review with us :)

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03/28/2022
Anonymous
United States United States
I recommend this product

Absolutely lovel it

It is a great conversational piece and is a very decorative to add to any decor.

MUSUBI KILN Kutani Lucky Cat - Maneki Neko V Review
03/29/2022

MUSUBI KILN

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this amazing review! It means so much to us. We're happy that you're happy, and we're looking forward to serving you again :)