Top quality Japanese Meiji Period (1868-1912) finely hand-painted Satsuma Koro (Incense Burner) with a pierced lid, Chrysanthemum shaped handles and a pierced lower part of the Jar. The Jar is finely decorated with eight decorative shields with scenes of various people and attributes of the Japanese life. There are fine symbolic decorations on a pierced lid, an amazing floral decoration stripe on the lower part of the Koro and an unusual pierced upper part on a foot.
The Koro is signed by Chin Jukan (Gyokuzan Zo).
5" D x 4" tall.