Yixing Zisha Teapot Standard Shui Ping Hu
Capacity: 170 ml / 6.08 oz, classic Zhu Ni clay.
Completely hand crafted by master Qian, who is a certified artist sanctioned by the Chinese governing authority. Mrs. Qian is the daughter of master Qian, who is the nephew and successor of the most famed master Jiang Rong. She has been trained by her father and have been making Zisha teapot for over 25 years.
This beautiful tea pot has a classic shape of Shui Ping with Zhu Ni Clay. Shui Ping means level like water in English. This shape was originated from southern China where gongfu tea was originated. They found out some small teapot are leveled on the water when pouring hot tea or water over the teapot, so is the name. Shui Ping Hu usually has straight sprout, is a popular choice for gongfu tea session.
Zisha is known to have the ability to absorb tea liquor and flavor. Over a period of time the surface of the tea pot can reflect the color and aroma of the tea that it brews and become glazed.
This tea pot is already seasoned and ready to use.
Handle with care. Hand wash only without soap and detergent. Only brew one type of tea per teapot.