Gold Tea Pot, Thirty

Regular price $280.00

Hand-formed・Wood-fired unglazed stoneware・200ml

Hand-shaped wood-fired pot. Textured with layers of kiln ash vitrified on its surface, contrasted with metallic gold tones from kiln flares on the surface of the pot, then seasoned with tea by the artist. Stylized lid finial. Artist signature is scribed on the base. Seven outlets arranged in a hexagonal pattern for drainage.

Unglazed stoneware, using a blend of Taiwanese and Japanese clays. then fired in a wood-burning kiln for three days.

Usage and care: Unglazed wood-fired pieces will season very slowly over time, though limited porosity allows for use of different tea types. Exterior of the teapot will deepen in color and develop a rich luster as it patinas. Hand-wash only without soap or detergent.

Approximate dimensions: 86mm tall, 76mm diameter