Lucky Tiger Pin
Lucky Tiger Pin
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Lucky Tiger Pin
  • Load image into Gallery viewer, Lucky Tiger Pin

Lucky Tiger Pin

Regular price
$14.00
Sale price
$14.00
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price
per 
Shipping calculated at checkout.

January's exclusive pin club design.

Our design features a tiger holding a hamaya, a decorative arrow with the kanji for luck on it. In the past, boys would receive this along with a matching bow called hamayumi on their first new year, as a protective ward. The word “hama” itself comes from the name of a target used in archery events. Later on, hama was assigned the kanji 破魔, literally meaning to drive off demons, thus giving it a protective connotation. We hope that this pin will also bring you good luck and protection into the new year!

If you love the design and background info, please consider joining our Patreon pin club!
https://www.patreon.com/tokyoshojo

Specifications:

  • Hard enamel pin
  • Gold plated
  • Width: 40 mm