Yixing modern zhuni round Teapot
The volume of the teapot is 100 ml (10 cl)
It weighs 73.3 grams.
The clay is high quality 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 handle looks like a human ear. The walls under the lid are long. The knob is elevated and easy to grab.
It was made approximately 10 years ago and has signs of previous use. This teapot has a single hole.
It performs best with unroasted Oolongs.
The seal under the teapot is Jingxi (Yixing's ancient name).