Maneki Neko, putting paws together for shiawase, Japanese for happiness. Hand carved and painted. Sits on a zabuton. Atsushi Tanaka is an award winning wood sculptor known for his charming illustrations of everyday life in Japan. His studio is on a small island off the coast of Shikoku. Comes in a paper box signed by the artist.
Wood: Shinanoki (Tilia Japonica)
Made in Japan.
Measurements: H3 x L2 x W1.5