Jingdezhen Treasure Blue and White Porcelain Tea Cup Cracking Ice Plum Blossom
A one-of-a-kind treasure that represents the pinnacle of Jingdezhen's porcelain craftsmanship, incorporating high quality raw materials and stringent firing requirements, and masterfully designed and finished at a top local art studio. This piece is a 100% handcrafted using the Ming dynasty's "cracking ice" painting style, crafted with meticulous detail and aesthetics.
Plum blossom is a timeless subject in ancient Chinese literature and paintings. Chinese intellectuals and poets use the hardy plum blossom, with it's delicate yet persistently subtle fragrance, as a metaphor for themselves, representing virtue, dignity, and a strong will.
Top quality Jingdezhen porcelain has four distinctive attributes: white like jade, thin like paper, reflective like a mirror, and sounds like a bell. It requires top quality material and master skills of decades of training. Fine porcelain can enhance the flavor of the tea. For a nice gongfu tea table setting, it is recommended to have 2-4 matching teacups. This exquisite teacup is best suited for elegant gongfu tea sessions and is a great investment for your tea ware collection.
Capacity: small 45ml, medium: 60ml.