"This artwork by Filipino artist May Ann Licudine a. “Mall” is simply amazing. While not in the traditional maneki neko pose, the cat dons the traditional collar and bell and is also holding a gold coin.
A black maneki neko (lucky cat). Black Maneki Neko cats are considered lucky in Japan as thry ward off rvil through their waving hand which disperses negative energies plus the acred geometry behid their shape (same with buddha, etc)