Big museum quality Japanese Meiji Period tripod Satsuma covered Jar with a very fine decoration with two large panels - one with a spring scene with a festival with many people , some with umbrellas; Cherry blossoms, temple, bridge, houses and mountain on the background.Hand-painting and gilding is very fine.
The opposite oval decorative scroll is decorated with a temple, surrounded with a scene with Wisteria blossoms, flowers and mountains and flying birds.
It is also finely hand-painted and detailed.
Multiple floral colorful symbolic decorations are made with exclusive details, low-relieved dots, all around the jar and a lid.
Symbolic decorations stripe lines are made on the lower part of the jar and the top of a lid.
Beautiful leaves are painted over the top of a lid, too.
The interior of the lid has a scene with five butterflies.
The Jar is signed by Izumiyama.
It is 13 1/2" tall x 9 1/2" D.