Celadon Tea Cup Orchid and Bamboo Hand Painted 75ml / 2.5oz
This elegant traditional Celadon tea cup comes from Jingdezhen, the world capital of porcelain. Each individual tea cup represents one of the "Four Gentlemen", traditional plant subjects that permeate Chinese literature and paintings due to their noble characteristics. These include plum blossom, chrysanthemum, orchid and bamboo. A famous poet Su Shi in Song dynasty once wrote "Tea and bamboo shoots sacrament the flavor of Zen." This cup is suited for any tea, especially enhancing aroma and taste. Simply beautiful to behold and use, 75 ml /2.5 oz. Sold as individual piece.