A MAKUZU KOZAN EWER
Signed Dai Nippon Kozan sei, Meiji Period (late 19th/early 20th Century)
Modelled in the form of a phoenix, decorated in iron-red, yellow, green, blue and black enamels, the body beneath the finely rendered wings with takaramono [precious things] on an overlapping wave design, the handle with plum flowerheads and arabesque, cover missing
8.3/8in. (21.4cm.) diam.