Plum blossoms are symbols of beauty and integrity, evergreen bamboo stands for persistence and rectitude. Taihu rocks have decorated the private gardens of cultured Chinese families for hundreds of years. These rocks add a naturalistic and classical touch to the manicured gardens. Together, these auspicious plants and beloved rocks convey joy and strength to viewers. This design was especially popular during the early Kangxi period, as blue and white shards painted with rocks and floral subjects have been excavated from Kangxi era Jingdezhen private kiln sites as well as early 18th century Chinese shipwrecks sunk in the South China Sea.This vase is rendered in a spontaneous painting style which is different from later Kangxi wares on which decorative patterns bear careful delineation and clear color gradations. This refined and naturalistic vase of blue will beautify any contemporary or traditional home with their attractive coloring and shape. This antique Kangxi Chinese porcelain vase features a stunning blue and white design, originating from China in the mid 17th century. The intricate detailing on this piece showcases its high level of craftsmanship and historical significance, making it a must-have for any collector of antiques or Asian art. The vase's origins in China and its beautiful blue and white color scheme are sure to add a touch of elegance to any space. Whether you're looking to start or add to your collection of antique vases, this piece is sure to impress. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own a piece of history with this antique Kangxi vase.