Museum quality Japanese Meiji Period 19th century large blue and white Hirado Mizusashi (covered) Jar. It is decorated with two finely painted shi-shi among flower bushes and blossoms.
A sculpture of a lizard is as a finial on the lid and is also finely decorated with a butterfly, flower bushes and blossoms.
Top and bottom rims have symbolic decorations.
10 1/2" tall x 9 3/4" D.