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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
Out of 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

Fearless

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

13/16" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Acorn and Oak

- Throughout the Western world, the oak tree is symbolic of power and strength.

5/8" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Resist Much

"Resist much. Obey little. "
- Walt Whitman

1/2" tall x 9/16” diameter

37.00
Very limited 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

Cat Washing

"Cleanliness is next to godliness "
- Proverb

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

65.00
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
Very limited 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
Very limited stock

Know Something

"Stare, pry, listen, eavesdrop. Die knowing something. "
- Walker Evans

7/8" tall x 7/16" diameter

37.00

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
Out of 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
Out of stock

Long Ginko

- Gingko trees were planted near temples in Japan because it is believed that they would protect the buildings from lightening.

11/2" tall x 1/2" square at ends

48.00
Very limited stock

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
Out of 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

Tall Plum Blossom

- The plum blossom represents spring, renewed vitality and good fortune.

5/8" in diameter x 1 1/4" tall

46.00

3 Hole Lucky Elephant

"For Luck "
- All over the world, the elephant is a symbol good luck, strength, wisdom, and longevity.

1” wide x 3/4” tall x 1/4” deep

42.00
Out of 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

Silver Sugar Skulls

"(Three Skulls on one bead) "
- Designs based on sugar and paper-mâché skulls from the Mexican "Day of the Dead".

3/4" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Flower Skull

"Until death, it is all life. "
- Miguel de Cervantes, Design based on sugar and paper-mâché skulls from the Mexican "Day of the Dead".

1" tall x 7/8" wide x 3/8" deep

60.00
Out of stock

Happy Dog

"The dog is the god of frolic "
- Henry Ward Beecher

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

75.00
Out of stock

Self Trust

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

1/2" diameter x 13/16" tall

37.00
Very limited stock

Short Maple

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

1/2" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

Burrowing Owl

"Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders. "
- Henry David Thoreau

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

75.00
Out of stock

On Ne Voit

"On ne voit qu’avec le coeur. (One only sees well with the heart.) "
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery, “The Little Prince”

1/2" x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

E Pur

"E pur si muove. (But it does move.) "
- Galileo Galilei; Popular legend says that Galileo, rising from his knees after recanting his theory that the Earth moved around the Sun, muttered, “E pur si muove.”

3/8" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00

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
Out of stock

Scream

"Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis. "
- Emerson

3/4" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Lucky Primrose

"For Luck "
- In German folklore, if you wear a primrose, you will find treasure.

3/4" tall x 5/8" wide x 3/8" deep

42.00

Fine Words

"Fine words butter no parsnips. "
- English proverb

3/4" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00

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
Very limited stock

Wheat

1" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Honey Bees

- In ancient times the bee was believed to be a messenger from the gods. The bee is also a traditional symbol of industry.

3/4" tall x 11/16" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Tomato

"My vegetable love should grow vaster than empires and more slow. "
- Andrew Marvell, 'To His Coy Mistress'. Tomatoes were once called 'love apples' and believed to have aphrodisiac properties.

1" wide x 1 1/4" tall x 3/8" deep

75.00
Out of 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

Tall Cherry Blossom

- In early Japanese folklore, symbolizes spring, abundance and unassailable vitality.

1 1/8" tall x 1/2" diameter

40.00

Square Plum Blossom

- The plum blossom represents spring, renewed vitality and good fortune.

1/2" tall x 1/2" wide x 1/2" deep

42.00

Don't Show Teeth

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

1/2" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

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

Tall Ginkgo

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

46.00
Very limited stock

Small Ginkgo

9/16" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00

Phoenix / Hope

""Hope says yes when nobody asked" "
- Laotian proverb; The phoenix is a sign of rebirth.

1 1/16" wide at top; 9/16" wide at bottom x 1 1/2" tall x 1/4" deep

78.00
Out of stock

Pine Branch

"In Japan the pine is a symbol of longevity and good fortune. "
- In China the pine tree also symbolizes steadfastness and self discipline.

13/16" tall x 5/8" diameter

37.00
Out of stock

Oyster Knife

"I do not weep at the world - I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife "
- Zora Neale Hurston

13/16" tall x 9/16" diameter

37.00
Very limited stock

Grasshopper

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

50.00

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

Pense A Moi Pansy

"Pense a moi. "
- 'Think of me.'

7/8" tall x 5/8" wide x 3/16" deep

45.00
Only one left in stock

Ignorance

"There is nothing more terrible than ignorance in action. "
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1749-1832

13/16" tall x 3/4" diameter

38.00

Mandrake with Shell

"There is a silence where hath been no sound, There is a silence where no sound may be. "
- Thomas Hood 1799-1845

2" tall; 1" x 3/8" top; 5/8" by 3/8" bottom

78.00
Only one left in stock

Lux

"Lux et umbra vicissim, sed semper amore. 'Light and shadow by turns, but always love.' "
- Sundial motto found in New England by Alice Morse Earle, 1902

3/4" tall x 1/2" diameter

37.00
Only one left in 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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