Black Pine Teapot - 360ml
Ceramic slip cast teapot made in Tokoname, Japan. It is a yokode kyūsu (side-handle teapot) with lid and has a "black pine" finish which adds texture to the outer surface. The teapot is ideal for Japanese or other leaf teas and has a built-in ceramic mesh filter for straining tea leaves when pouring. It can also accommodate a tea bag.
- Volume: 360ml
- Packaging: cardboard box
- Model no.: 39
Tokoname is the location of one of Japan’s Six Ancient Kilns, with a ceramics history dating back to the 12th Century. Over the years it has become famous for bonsai and shōchū pots, and also its distinctive teapots, which include red clay teapots as a recognisable item from Tokoname. It is also the largest producer of maneki neko (beckoning cats) in Japan.
ISOBE is a leading teapot wholesaler within Tokoname and works with various kilns to source and sell different shapes, sizes and styles to customers around the world.