Hand-formed・Zi ni (purple clay)・180ml
This teapot was made using a Huang Long Shan “zi ni” or purple clay. Its Chinese name translates to mean “well” in Chinese, and the pot resemble the low stone wells found in many a Chinese villages.
Artist chop is stamped on the bottom, underside of the lid, and the handle. Seven outlets arranged in a hexagonal pattern allow for quick drainage. Limited series of five pieces.
Usage and care: Thoroughly rinse particles of sand from the interior before use. Dedicate one tea type per pot. Eventually, a tea pot will be seasoned with the particular character of a tea. Hand-wash only without soap or detergent.
Dimensions: 58mm tall, 84mm diameter・Pot Name: 曼生井欄壺・Artist: 饒青
More familiar with our old quantities? Here’s the conversion:
|Metric quantities||Ounce equivalent||Servings|
|30 grams (new size!)||1.05 oz.||5-8|
|60 grams||2.10 oz.||10-15|
|120 grams||4.20 oz.||20-30|
|240 grams||8.46 oz.||40-60|