Mug Dento Inu Hariko

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Dento Inu Hariko Mug

Image of traditional paper-mache (hariko) inu (dog) which is a traditional symbol of protection for the house and family in Japan that keeps demons and evil spirits away.

Because dogs have several puppies at once, this traditional doll is also given to pregnant women to wish for an easy child birth and child-rearing.

  • 3-3/8" diam. x 3-38/"h.
  • 12 oz. capacity.
  • Ceramic.
  • Made in Japan.