An antique pottery vase of tall, hexagonal form painted and enamelled with scenes of geishas and samurai by the famous Kinkozan studio. Kinkozan wares are not a true Satsuma and should be classified as Awata Kyo-yaki. Marked (base): character mark and paper label S. Kinkozan/ 31650/ Kyoto, Japan. Note: drilled for a table lamp.
Meiji (1868-1912) | Kinkozan (Kyoto, Japan, 1645-1927)
Width 8.5 Depth 8.5 Height 15.75 in.
See also: C-95-0001, C-95-0002, C-95-0003.