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Small Boat

"God is good, but never dance in a small boat. "
- Irish saying

11/16" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00

Resist At Beginning

"It is easier to resist at the beginning than at the end. "
- Leonardo da Vinci

15/16" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Persist Cat

"Persist "
- Inspired by the Women’s March, and by the bright pink pussyhats that marchers proudly wore.

13/16" tall x 3/4" wide x 1/4" deep

46.00

Small Cat Charm

- Image on both sides of the charm.

7/8" tall (including loop) x 11/16" wide

15.00

Kitten with Hat Charm

- Inspired by the Women’s March, and by the bright pink pussyhats that marchers proudly wore. Image on both sides.

13/16" tall (including loop) x 11/16" wide

15.00

Cat with Hat Charm

- Inspired by the Women’s March, and by the bright pink pussyhats that marchers proudly wore. Image on both sides.

15/16" tall (including loop) x 11/16" wide

18.00

Mandrake Fish

"Teach me to hear mermaids singing "
- John Donne, from the poem, “Go and catch a falling star”. The mandrake is learning the mermaids song from a friendly fish. Perhaps the mandrake root, a creature neither human nor plant, is hoping to be able to meet another creature who exists between two worlds, the mermaid, a creature who is neither human nor fish.

7/8” wide at top x 1 1/8” wide at bottom x 1 3/4” tall x 3/8” deep

85.00
Very limited stock

Singing Fish

- This friendly fish, singing the mermaids song, was inspired by the line “Teach me to hear mermaids singing” from a John Donne poem.

1” tall x 1/2” square

46.00

Mermaids Singing

"Teach me to hear mermaids singing "
- John Donne, from the poem, “Go and catch a falling star”

3/8” tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Great Pleasure

"The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. "
- Walter Bagehot

7/8” tall x 5/8” diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Fall Seven Times

"Fall seven times, stand up eight. "
- Japanese proverb

1/2” tall x 5/8” diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Fearless

"Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful. "
- Mary Shelley, “Frankenstein”

13/16" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Love Of A Cat

"What greater gift than the love of a cat? "
- Charles Dickens

5/8" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Pregare

"Pregare, sperare, e non ti preoccupare.”, “Pray, hope and don’t worry. "
- St. Pio of Petrelcina, Padre Pio is the patron saint of civil defense volunteers, but is unofficially known as the patron saint of stress relief, because of this famous advice.

3/8” tall x 9/16” diameter

37.00

Windows

"All the windows of my heart I open to the day. "
- John Greenleaf Whittier

5/8" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Skeletons

"If you have skeletons in the closet, you may as well make them dance. "
- George Bernard Shaw

9/16" tall x 11/16" diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Sugar Skull Buttons (Bronze)

"Designs based on sugar and paper-mâché skulls from the Mexican 'Day of the Dead' "
- Set of 4 different faces

9/16” tall x 1/2” wide

40.00

Loves Me Daisy

"Loves me, loves me not. "
- Daisies are emblems of fidelity, and are used in love spells and divination.

7/8” tall x 1/2" wide x 3/16” deep

42.00
Very limited stock

Daisy Chain

- Daisies are emblems of fidelity, and are used in love spells and divination.

9/16” tall x 5/8” diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Art of Being Wise

"The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. "
- William James, “Principles of Psychology,” 1890

3/4” tall x 5/8” diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Square Butterfly

- Butterfly design adapted from British embroidery of the Stuart Period.

5/8” square at top and bottom x 11/16” tall

42.00
Only one left in stock

Flies

- Images of fly, caterpillar, and primrose adapted from British embroidery of the Stuart period.

5/8" tall x 3/4" diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Curiosity

"Curiosity is the key to creativity. "
- Akio Morita

7/16" diameter x 3/4" tall

37.00
Very limited stock

Big Octopus

1 1/2" tall x 1 1/16" wide at top, 5/8" wide at bottom x 3/8" deep

78.00
Only one left in stock

Magic 8 Ball

"ask again later”, “my source says no”, “most likely”, “outlook not so good”, “don’t count on it”, and “signs point to yes "
- Six sides show six Magic 8 ball answers

3/4" tall x 7/8" triangle top and bottom

48.00
Only one left in stock

Mistletoe

- In ancient Scandinavia, mistletoe was the plant of peace. Under it, enemies could declare a truce, and quarreling spouses could reconcile.

1 1/4” tall x 1/2" wide at top, 3/4” wide at bottom and 3/16” deep

50.00
Out of stock

Cylindrical Mistletoe

- In ancient Scandinavia, mistletoe was the plant of peace. Under it, enemies could declare a truce, and quarreling spouses could reconcile.

5/8“ diameter x 5/8“ tall

37.00
Only one left in stock

Peace Is Our Gift

"Peace is our gift to each other. "
- Elie Wiesel, Excerpt from: Mankind must remember that peace is not God’s gift to his creatures; peace is our gift to each other.”

1/2“ tall x 9/16“ diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Kindness

"The highest form of wisdom is kindness. "
- The Talmud

7/16" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Two-faced Skull Charm (Silver)

"Designs based on sugar and paper-mâché skulls from the Mexican "Day of the Dead". "
3/4" tall x 9/16" wide

12.00
Very limited stock

Beware

"Beware what you set your heart on, for it surely shall be yours. "
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

3/4" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Lucky Fish

- The tai, or sea bream, is a symbol of wealth, prosperity and good fortune in Japan. The fish design is taken from the tai-yaki, a fish shaped pancake filled with sweet bean paste that is a popular Japanese sweet.

7/8" high x 1/2" wide x 1/4" deep

42.00

Mandrake Ouroboros

"(when time from time shall set us free) forgetting me,remember me. "
- e.e.cummings “in time of daffodils” - The ouroboros can be symbolic of the eternal recurrence of time or of wholeness, and the mandrake root is traditionally used in spells for transformation.

1 11/16" tall x 1" wide at top; 1/2" wide at bottom x 3/8" deep

78.00
Very limited stock

Disappointments

"Disappointments should be cremated, not embalmed "
- Henry S. Haskins

9/16" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Self Trust

"Self trust is the essence of heroism "
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

1/2" diameter x 13/16" tall

37.00
Only one left in stock

Mistakes

"Mistakes are the portals of discovery. "
- James Joyce

9/6" diameter x 3/4" tall

37.00
Very limited stock

Beckoning Cat

"For Luck "
- In Japan, a figure of a beckoning cat is displayed to bring good luck to a business. The cat beckons with the right paw to attract money and with the left paw to attract customers.

1 1/16" tall x 3/4" wide x 1/4" deep

50.00

Small Key

- In tea leaf reading, the key symbolizes an increase in business.

5/8" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00

Miniature Flat Dragonfly

3/4" wide at top x 5/16" wide at bottom x 1/2" tall x 3/16" deep

42.00
Only one left in stock

Olive Branches

1 1/16" tall x 5/8" diameter

42.00
Only one left in stock

Porte Bonheur

"Porte Bonheur", French for "Bringer of Happiness "
- In France, at the beginning of May, the custom is to buy a pot or bouquet of lilies of the valley for oneself, or as a gift for family or friends. Lily of the valley (muget de bois) is nicknamed "porte bonheur," and this gift is believed to bring good luck through the year.

1/2" wide x 7/8" tall x 7/16" deep

42.00
Out of stock

Miniature Lucky Peas

"For Luck "
- In the South, eating black eyed peas and collard greens on New Years Day brings good luck.

1/2" tall x 3/8" wide x 3/16" deep

42.00
Only one left in stock

Mandrake Desire

"Desire attained in not desire, but at the cinders of the fire. "
- Sir Walter Raleigh, 1552-1618

1 1/4" wide at top, 5/8" wide at bottom x 2" tall x 7/16" deep

78.00
Very limited stock

Round Cowboy Butterfly

- Another design from a vintage cowboy boot. Blackfoot Indians believed that butterflies bring dreams.

11/16" diameter x 5/8" tall

37.00

Above the Cloud

"Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. "
- Pythagoras

5/8" diameter x 5/8" tall

37.00

Mandrake with Eye

"The clouds ye so much dread are big with mercy and shall break in blessings on your head. "
- William Cowper

1 1/8" wide at top, 5/8" wide at bottom x 2" tall x 3/8" deep

85.00
Only one left in stock

Lucky Peony

- Large screens painted with peonies, symbols of auspicious good fortune, were displayed at traditional Korean weddings.

3/4" wide x 3/4" tall x 1/4" deep

42.00
Out of stock

Sheep / Wolf

"Chi pecora si fa, il lupo se mangia - Who makes himself a sheep will be eaten by the wolf "
- Traditional Italian Proverb

5/8" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Wheat

1" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Dandelion Seeds

- Andrew Marvell, 'To His Coy Mistress'

3/4" high x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Anger Improves

"Anger improves nothing but the arch of a cat's back. "
- Coleman Cox

3/4" high x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Old Sins

"Old sins cast long shadows "
- Proverb

5/8" in diameter x 6/16" tall

37.00
Very limited stock

Don't Show Teeth

"Don't show your teeth until you can bite "
- Irish proverb

1/2" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Practiced Hand

"It is the practiced hand that makes the natural gesture "
- Willa Cather, 1873-1947

5/8" in diameter x 5/8" tall

37.00
Very limited stock

Tall Ginkgo

1 1/4" tall x 1/2" diameter

46.00
Out of stock

Small Ginkgo

9/16" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00

Best Way Out

"The best way out is always through. "
- Robert Frost 1874-1963

3/4" tall x 3/8" diameter

37.00

Life Problem

"Life is not a problem to be solved, but a work to be made. "
- Phillip Yancey

1/2" diameter x 3/8" tall

37.00

Grasshopper

"In China, the grasshopper is symbolic of abundance. "
1 1/4" long x 1/2" square ends

50.00
Very limited stock

Our Remedies

"Our remedies oft in ourselves do lie which we ascribe to heaven. "
- Wm. Shakespeare"All's Well That Ends Well"

5/8" high; 5/8" diameter

37.00
Only one left in stock

Queen Bee & Drones

- Queen on front, two drones on back.

1" tall x 1" wide x 3/8" deep

60.00
Only one left in stock

True, False, Warm, Cold

5/8" tall x 5/8" square

46.00
Out of stock

Probable Reality

"Reality is not always probable, or likely. "
- Jorge Luis Borges 1899-1986

5/8" diameter x 7/16" tall

37.00

Lucky Scarab

"For luck "
- In Egypt, the scarab may symbolize wisdom, the sun, and self creative power.

1" tall x 3/4" wide x 1/4 deep

42.00
Only one left in stock

Lucky Butterflies

"For luck "
- In China butterflies may symbolize abundant leisure and joy; in Japan, two butterflies symbolize conjugal happiness.

3/4" tall x 3/4" wide x 1/4" deep

42.00
Only one left in stock

Double Dragonfly

"Everything you can imagine is real. "
- Pablo Picasso 1881-1973

2" tall x 1-1/8" wide at top; 5/8" wide at bottom x 3/8" deep

85.00
Only one left in stock

There are Years

"There are years that ask questions and years that answer. "
- Zora Neal Hurston 1891- 1960

1-1/16" diameter x 13/16" tall

38.00
Very limited stock

Tall Maple

- In Japan, the maple leaf is emblematic of fall, and of lovers. Design adapted from an antique piece of embroidery.

1 7/15" tall x 5/8" diameter

46.00

Lucky Lobster

"For luck "
- In Japan, the lobster, a symbol of longevity and good fortune is often used in New Year's decorations. Design based on an antique Japanese textile.

1" tall x 5/8" wide x 3/16" deep

42.00

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