18th Century Japanese Netsuke Hotei with Bag

$350.00

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Hotei 布袋. Male. The god of contentment and happiness, guardian of children, and patron of bartenders. Hotei 布袋 has a cheerful face and a big belly. He is supposedly based on an actual person, and is widely recognized outside of Japan as the Fat, Laughing Buddha. He carries a large cloth bag over his back (Nunobukuro 布袋, lit. = cloth bag), one that never empties, for he uses it to feed the poor and needy.

Made between 150-1800 of Boxwood. Dimensions:

Additional information

Weight .25 lbs
Dimensions 6 x 6 x 2 in

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