Red Clay Flat Tea Pot

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One of the flagship products of Jinshu Touen is a flat teapot, which is characterized by its unique shape and ability to spread out the tea leaves, bringing out the tea's best characteristics. This refined masterpiece will deliver the most elegant tea experience for you.

  • Area: Tokoname, Aichi Prefecture
  • Brand: JINSHU TOUEN
  • Material: Stoneware
  • Size: φ130 x h20mm (excluding lid)
  • Capacity: 100ml

Brand: Jinshu Touen

Manufacturer of Tokoname ware in Aichi Prefecture. Led by Mr.Seiji Ito who is a second-generation artisan, they continue to make beautiful yet functional teapots with techniques using red clays and "mogake" (method of creating textures using seaweed tied to the vessel before firing).

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Tokoname ware

Stoneware made mainly in Tokoname City, Aichi Prefecture. It has the longest history among Japan’s six ancient kilns. Characterized by its iron-rich red clay which are fired using oxidising flame.

Six ancient kilns

Generic name of the six distinctive ancient kilns among all Japanese kilns, which have produced pottery from medieval times to the present day. These are Seto ware, Tokoname ware, Shigaraki ware, Echizen ware, Tanba-Tachikui ware and Bizen ware.

        Hohin
        Tea Pot
        Flat Tea Pot
        Gyokuro

        Sencha (Green Tea)
        Houji Cha (Roasted Green Tea)


        Chinese Tea


        Roasted Chinese Tea



        Black Tea

        ◎=Excellent, ◯=Good, △=Normal

         

        Instructions for use
        To use this product safely and comfortably, please follow the instructions below:
         
        • Wash before first use with water or warm water.
        • Do not use in dishwasher or microwave.
        • Do not use in oven or on open fire.
        • Clean the product with non-abrasive, soft scouring pad.
        • For your own safety, do not use any item that is chipped or cracked.
        • As these are handmade products, each piece will look slightly different.

        For more inquiries, please email: info@huls.com.sg