(unicorn)The feature is, dear-like body, cow-like tail, horse-like toe, and one horn onthe head. It is a symbol of good emperor.
(unicorn, rhinoceros?)Sai is a kind of unicorns. It looks like kirin, but the big difference is sai has ashell on his back.In old China, sometimes sai appears as rhinoceros. I wonder if the Sai inmythology is made from rhinoceros.
(nightmare eater)The feature is elephant-like nose, cow-like tail, tiger-like feet, and bear-likebody. It cleans whicked wills.The nose of this menuki is not so long, but sometimes it can be longer likeelephant.
(phoenixes)There are several kinds of phoenixes. They are holly birds. It often appears onpaulownia tree.Red phoenix (SUZAKU) is a symbol of fire and guardian for south.