Clay Teapot 0610

$880.00 (incl. GST)

Size:
bottom diameter:52mm
width:90mm
rim diameter: 54mm
height (no lid): 60mm
capacity:210ml
for tea in order : White Tea, Raw Puerh, Oolong,Red Tea
handcraft:100% hand made
the true color of the teapot is slightly darker than it appears in the photo.

MY Teahouse selects quality clay tea pot for using purpose but not for collection.

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Yixing clay teapots, are also called Zisha teapot are made from Yixing clay. This traditional style commonly used to brew tea originated in China, dating back to the 15th century, and are made from clay produced near Yixing in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu
Archaeological excavations reveal that as early as the Song dynasty (10th century) potters near Yixing were using local “zisha” to make utensils that may have functioned as teapots. According to the Ming dynasty author Zhou Gaoqi, during the reign of the Zhengde Emperor, a monk from Jinsha Temple in Yixing handcrafted a fine quality teapot from local clay. Such teapots soon became popular with the scholarly class, and the fame of Yixing teapots began to spread.
Most of Yixing teapots are smaller than their western counterparts as the tea is often brewed using the gongfu style of brewing: shorter brewing time with many infusions.

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