Hizen Imari Porcelain
Sometsuke houou-mon Hachi
1810 - 1850

It measures approx. 8” x 8" x 3 1/4
It is hand painted in under glaze blue, with ho-oh bird pattern,
mark to the base with a kanji character, possibly, “chu” in a square,
possibly made by Kajiwara Chusuke, kuromuta, Hizen

Similar design is found in the book, Shibata Collection IV, No.441
Late Edo Period
1770 -1854