Seto is a city in
Aichi Prefecture with a rich pottery production history, and has been the
birthplace of numerous Maneki Neko for the past 100 years. It is also
the sight of the Maneki Neko Museum. Many neko on this page were made by the Yakushi Kiln.
However there are some I am unsure of.
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Many thanks to
World" whose calendars and website helped me identify these
a 4" High ceramic figure of the real-life Maneki Neko / saviour of
Japan's Kishi rail station
Purchased: Yahoo Japan