Yixing modern zhuni tall teapot
Volume: 139 ml (13.9 cl)
Weight: 132.5 grams
The clay is modern zhuni, a hard red clay with little porosity. It was fired at a high temperature: the cover produces a high pitched sound when it touches the body of the teapot.
The details of this teapot show very good craftsmanship. The thin handle is long and in harmony with the tall shape of the teapot. The knob is elevated and easy to grab.
It was made approximately 10 years ago approximately and is in new condition.
This teapot has a small single hole.
It performs best with high mountain Oolongs. The scents of the tea come out strong and bright.
The calligraphy under the teapot is a short poem about Mei hua flowers and the moon. It is signed Meng Chen.