1950’s Anthropomorphic Japanese Kitsch Lion & Tiger found by Willabird Designs Vintage Finds


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1950’s anthropomorphic Japanese kitsch characters from the long neck salt & pepper series, made in Japan. Many of these are priced over $100 elsewhere. These have been altered by a previous owner with hard, flat bases covering up the stopper holes, so they stand securely as figurines but no longer work as shakers. Some paint wear on the lion’s bow tie and on the tiger’s pink nose, but otherwise in great vintage condition. These are definitely the stars of the circus.
Dimensions: 2.5 inches in diameter x 9 inches tall

Vintage items will likely show signs of age and use. This is part of their vintage charm.
All sales are final, I do not accept any returns, exchanges, or cancellations on vintage items. Merchandise is sold in "As Is" vintage condition. I do my best to illustrate full item details in photos, please review pictures carefully before ordering. All items are safely packaged to ensure that they reach you in perfect condition. Please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

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