A Satsuma four-sided vase
By Taizan, Meiji Period
The tall neck with an exaggeratedly flared rim, decorated in enamels and gilt with the coiled body of a dragon weaving in and out of several shaped panels enclosing textile motifs, the body painted with a mottled design, signed Dainippon Taizan sei with impressed seal Taizan; with wood storage box. 30.5cm (12in) high. (2).