Inspired by the Japanese Maneki-neko or more popularly known as the ‘lucky cat’, which has become a common fixture at the check-out counter of many oriental restaurants.
‘Ryo’ is the name of the gold currency held by the cat in its paw. This was an early monetary unit in the Edo period in ancient Japan.
The ‘lucky cat’ is a symbol of good fortune and prosperity
10cm (H) x 13cm (W) x 3cm (D)
|Czech Republic||£8||3-4 days|