Kutani Lucky Cat - Maneki Neko TRegular price $301.00 Save Liquid error (snippets/product-template line 133): Computation results in '-Infinity'%
This is white calico cat's lucky cat with Dharma. It comes with a cushion so it looks good when displayed. White lucky cat means "good luck blessing".
Dharma is traditionally loved by Japanese as a good luck talisman. It embodies perseverance and grit. Whenever you face difficulty, stand up and carry on until you achieve your goal.
A lucky cat facing sideways means to solve a problem from a different angle, which brings good luck. Also, a lucky cat with its left hand raised means to invite people in.
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.
Among the various colors and patterns of lucky cat, the most traditional and standard cat is this calico cat.
Basically, the sex of calico cats is female, but in rare cases, male calico cats may be born. There is a legend that the ship will not be distressed if the calico cat that invites good fortune is on board, and it is said that the male calico cat calls for good fortune and the ship does not sink because of its rarity.
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.
- Dimension: 12.5cm(4.9in) x 9cm(3.5in) xH15.5cm(6.1in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan