Magnificent large Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) Satsuma covered Jar with amazing paintings on two big decorative scrolls. One scroll has three quails with flower decorations and another one depicts six cranes, three children, a bird cage and a tree with flower bushes on it.
There is one bird inside the cage and another one below the boy.
The background of the vase as well as the top and the bottom have gold decorations and light-green low-relieved scrolls. The side of the lid has the same type decorations.
The top of the lid has floral design. The finial has 16-leaf Chrysanthemum.
The Jar is signed by the artist.
12 3/4" tall x 10 1/2" D.