The other side of yesterdays 19th c Satsuma jar. I will do a series on this one since it is so detailed. It shows the fantastic skill of the 19th c Japanese potters & painter. The typical Satsuma ware we most of the time comes into contact with is a yellowish earthenware usullay decorated with a minute decoration with Japanese figures, expressive faces or detailed oriental landscapes, or sometimes embellished with vivid dragons in relief. This ware is in fact an export product specific..