26 December 2008
Takarabune is a phantom treasure ship that sails every New Year's Day into port bringing good fortune to those who see it. It is part of Japanese mythology and folklore. This Takarabune papercraft depicts the phantom ship carrying the Seven Gods of Fortune (aka Seven Lucky Gods) on board, having this on your home is considered as a good luck charm. The seven Gods on the ship are: Ebisu (God of Fishermen), Daikokuten (God of Wealth), Bishmonten (God of Warriors), Benzaiten (Goddess of Knowledge), Fukurokuju (God of Happiness), Hotei (God of Abundance), and Jurojin (God of Wisdom).
Takarabune Papercraft Ship
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