This classic teapot is made from sturdy cast iron and has an enamel coating on the interior to prevent rusting. It also comes with a removable stainless steel mesh tea filter. The black teapot is decorated with a gold & silver bamboo design on one side and white flowers on the other side. The top portion of the handle is wrapped in a bamboo fiber to keep it cool and for ease of handling. Cast ironware heats evenly and retains heat well. It is praised worldwide for its beauty, strength, and superb quality. Please note that this teapot should not be used directly on stove-top to heat water.
Historically during the mid 19th century as infused tea drinking became more popular in Japan, tetsubin, or cast iron teapots, evolved from being a kitchen item to being a status symbol used to serve tea. Many nobles cherished their teapots as treasures and kept them in the family for generations.
This product includes the following:
- 1 teapot (approximate capacity: 600 ml or 20 fl oz)
- 1 removable stainless tea filter (approximate dimension: 2 5/8" dia)
Made in China