Chinese Kangxi Blue and White Vase. A blue and white glazed ceramic beaker vase, its body decorated with two panels of peach blossoms and chrysanthemums with rockwork. There are two panels of chrysanthemum and peony medallions to the rim, which are linked by auspicious clouds.
Kangxi period: Late 17th century AD. Rom the'Blue Chrysanthemum Wreck'; lost in the South China sea, late 17th century A.
Footnotes: the samples recovered from the shipwrecked cargo are exclusively Chinese ceramics, in the main blue and white porcelain, all assessed by experts to be excellent examples of early Chinese Kangxi in origin of a quality indicating they were manufactured in the famous porcelain center of Jingdezhen in the Jiangsu Province. Jingdezhen kilns made porcelain over two millennia, since the Han Dynasty period. Blue and white porcelain was the most famous product of Jingdezhen, and reached the height of its technical excellence in the early Ching Dynasty.
The very high quality cobalt blue colouring, distinctive on the early Kangxi period fine porcelains where it is referred to as'gem blue' or'kingfisher blue', is much purer and brighter than that of Ming Dynasty wares. The item "Chinese Kangxi Blue and White Vase" is in sale since Wednesday, October 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain". The seller is "ancient_art4wuz" and is located in London.
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