12 inches tall and 9 inches in dia. This is a Majestic Japanese Satsuma Meiji Period Covered Koro Earthenware Porcelain with 4 handles at the top and has gold gild and hand painted raised enameled paintings this type of decoration on Pottery is called Moriage, also it is etched with flowers, butterflies top and bottom and sides of main two pictures. The pictures of Majestic birds, Cranes and other large birds, you can tell the age of the pot by looking at the art and also the lettering on the bottom, is words are spelled in English like Satsuma then its not to old, but if the lettering is all red and in Japanese or Chinese then it was probably belonged to a Royal Family.
This pot is one of these of a Royal family, I translated the writting on the bottom best I could, its in Japanese letters and translated into english by me it says something like this KITSUMA KI TSUMAMA KAI SEISAITO and i do not know exactly what that says. But it is in Japanese lettering.
The item "Japanese Majestic Satsuma Meiji Period Enameled Covered Kora Gold Gild 4 Handles" is in sale since Monday, July 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Other Japanese Antiques". The seller is "riwhit_52" and is located in Sneads Ferry, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.