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May 20

Inu Hariko


Posters, iPhone cases, T-shirts of this design now available here! When I visited the Edo-Tokyo Museum in Tokyo, Japan, a few years ago, I fell in love with the traditional clay dog figurines called “inu hariko.” The figurines are very simple and rounded, and decorated with bright coloured paints in blues, reds, and yellows. They …

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