Lovely charm Inu Hariko - Japanese fortune dog engimono, white
This adorable little dog netsuke resembles a benevolent dog amulet (inu hariko). Inu hariko - Japanese figurine (lucky charm, talisman), usually made of ceramic. It is believed to bring good luck to the owner and also a traditional symbol of protection. Since Edo period, dogs are guardians of the house and the family.
Size: 3 cm
Material: pottery, porcelain and ceramic (some subject is stainless steel, iron, bamboo, wood, etc.)
Very popular charm in Japan. Absolutely lovely item - it would make a unique gift.
Please note: Details and colors of the images might be slightly different from the actual product. As it is hand made, small imperfections are common in the work in this quality range.
MADE IN JAPAN