Vietnamese Qing Dynasty Period Blue Underglazed Porcelain Vase W/Kangxi Artemisia Leaf Mark - This porcelain vase is elaborately decorated in blue underglaze with a four panels depicting different figures and a background of scrolling flowers. The base bears the Artemisia leaf mark in blue underglaze. This mark is typical of the Kangxi period, as up until the early 1680's conditions were unsettled in China and the existence of Imperial wares as well as the use of reign marks on porcelain was restricted in various ways resulting in a number of marks which came into use. This piece will be accompanied by a letter of provenance from the family. Measurements (approximate): 6"H x 3"W.