Based on the world renowned Qing Hua design of cobalt blue on a pure white background, our Blue Orchid Gaiwan is consistently one the most popular in our set of six Imperial Gaiwans from Imperial Tea Court. These elegant designs were made popularized since the Ming Dynasty (almost 600 years ago) and is still the design of choice by many collectors.
Orchids themselves are known for their delicate beauty, as well as strength and longevity. It is also an important symbol for the art of tea preparation. An excellent example of the Chinese art and history of tea.
Size: 5 oz.
Three-piece set: base, bowl and lid