Xiaopin Bamboo – Handmade Yixing Purple-clay Zini Raw-ores Zisha Teapot

(1 customer review)

99,99 

Origin: Dingshu, Yixing Town
Material: purple purple-clay (Zini Zisha 紫泥 – Raw ores)
Color: purple brown
Size: 10.5cm*6cm*7cm (100ml)
Shape: Xiaopin (Small artistic creation)

Firing temperature: up to 1180℃
Contraction ratio: 11%
Time: autumn-winter 2017 (Dingyou year丁酉年, 34th year of the Sexagenary Cycle)
Design: Wenzhuo Liu 劉文卓
Artisan: Aizhen Ding 丁爱珍
Engraver: Yijun Xie 謝一軍

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Description

Origin: Dingshu, Yixing Town
Material: purple purple-clay (Zini Zisha 紫泥 – Raw ores)
Color: purple brown
Size: 10.5cm*6cm*7cm (100ml)
Shape: Xiaopin 小品 (Small artistic creation)

Firing temperature: up to 1180℃
Contraction ratio: 11%
Time: autumn-winter 2017 (Dingyou year丁酉年, 34th year of the Sexagenary Cycle)
Design: Wenzhuo Liu 劉文卓
Artisan: Aizhen Ding 丁爱珍
Engraver: Yijun Xie 謝一軍
Direction:
Purple-clay teapots retain flavor well; one should dedicate each teapot to a specific type of tea (black, oolong or dark tea) so that the flavor doesn’t become corrupted. Never wash clay pots with Soap.
Introduction:
Purple-clay 紫砂 [zǐ shā] is famous of high in iron and silicon contents, featuring high plasticity, the glossier surface the more useages of brewing tea. Tea sets made from purple-clay is not normally glazed. A finished product is primarily purple, thus it is named. This pottery can be divided into different colors, such as purple-brown „purple clay“ which is in amaranth or light purple; gray-yellow „green clay“ in gray or gray-blue; vermeil „red clay“ in red-brown. Purple-clay tea set has a long history in China. Su Shi, the great scholar of the Song Dynasty, had designed a pot with handle, called „Dongpo Pot with Loop Handle“. In the Ming Dynasty, making loose tea in a small pot was popular, which led to the development of purple-clay pots.

1 review for Xiaopin Bamboo – Handmade Yixing Purple-clay Zini Raw-ores Zisha Teapot

  1. daniel.busch (verified owner)

    Sehr schöne, etwas kleinere Yixing Zisha (ca. 150 ml), mit großer Öffnung und etwas geringerer Wandstärke. Somit für mich ein ideales Kännchen für Dancong. Die Verarbeitung ist hervorragend und alle drei von mir hier erworbenen Yixing Kannen, konnten mich überzeugen.

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