Yixing Hongni Wu Xing Hu 5
5 teapot shapes
Volume: 86 ml (8.6 cl)
Weight: 91 grams
This teapot is part of a collection of 5 classic teapot shapes called Wu Xing Hu in Chinese (5 shapes teapot).
The shape of this teapot is named TaiJian, which means eunuch, because of the shape of the spout that looks shortened!
The material used is natural hongni clay fired at a high temperature. Single hole filter.
This teapot is approximately 10-20 years old. It performs well with most ball shaped Oolongs or aged sheng or shu puerh.
The small seal under the teapot says 'Jingxi Zhu zhi'.