An antique Kinkozan pottery vase of tall, hexagonal form finely decorated with scenes of roosters and partridges. Kinkozan wares are not a true Satsuma and should be classified as Awata Kyo-yaki. Marked (base): impressed character mark, partial red mark, and label (neck) S. Kinkozan/ 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.