GENRO – 四季の印 – 雪うさぎ
雪うさぎ (Yuki Usagi) – the Japanese Snow Hare.
In Japan this is the Jeweled Hare or the Jade Hare and has the symbolic meanings of charity and longevity. In Chinese culture the hare in the moon is said to pound medicine in a mortar and pestle, but in Korea and Japan, he pounds sweet rice to make mochi treats.
Size: 3.5 x 3.5 cm
Made in Japan