Blue and White Porcelain Tea Cup Deep Blue Glaze Peacock Hand Painted
Hand made in a famous studio (Qing Miao Dan Xie) in Jingdezhen, the porcelain capital of the world, this tea cup has a vibrantly rich color and features a strikingly well-painted peacock. This deep blue glaze is called Ji Lan. High quality Ji Lan is like a sapphire. Ji Lan techniques were developed in the Yuan dynasty and became popular during the Qing dynasty. Ji Lan firing requires years of experience and skills as well as high quality clay and glazing material. The inside of the tea cup features a hand-painted peacock with vivid yellow and blue feathers and it shines wonderfully under the tea liquor. Simply beautiful and unique, it will surely add some flair to your tea ware collection.