Chinese early 18th century blue and white small bottle vase made with the tecnique of soft paste porcelain for the scholars table. Made at Jingdezhen for the Chinese home market.
Painted to the outside with the precious items associated with the scholar, ruyi sceptres, Dings (incense burners), books and a qin. the neck has a band of scrolling clouds in a tight band in ruyi head shapes.
The base has a six character Jia Jing Mark
excellent colur, painting and potting, with a light crackle glaze