Taiji -Handmade Yixing Purple-clay Zisha Teapot

(1 customer review)

89,99 

Origin: Dingshu, Yixing Town
Material: mix purple purple-clay
Color: dark brown
Size: 12.5cm*8.5cm*6.5cm (150ml)
Shape: flat lid lotus seed (Pinggai Lianzi)
Firing temperature: up to 1050℃~1200℃Design: Wenzhuo Liu 劉文卓
Artisan: Aizhen Ding 丁爱珍

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Description

Origin: Dingshu, Yixing Town
Material: mix purple purple-clay (Zisha)
Color: dark brown
Size: 12.5cm*8.5cm*6.5cm (150ml)
Shape: flat lid lotus seed (Pinggai Lianzi)
Firing temperature: up to 1050℃~1200℃
Time: autumn-winter 2016 (Bingshen year of the Sexagenary Cycle)
Design: Wenzhuo Liu 劉文卓
Artisan: Aizhen Ding 丁爱珍
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:
Taiji 太极 (Yin-Yang Diagram) is on the lid button.
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 Taiji -Handmade Yixing Purple-clay Zisha Teapot

  1. Xin Hui

    Eine wunderschöne Yixing Kanne! Dies ist meine absolute lieblings Kanne. Sie ist wunderbar leicht und sehr schön gearbeitet. Der Deckel sitzt optimal und das Giesverhalten ist super. Der Preis für diese Qualität ist unschlagbar günstig.

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