Yixing modern zhuni Long Dan Teapot
The volume of the teapot is 147 ml (14.7 cl)
It weighs 129.9 grams. The shape of this teapot is tall and called dragon egg.
The clay is modern zhuni, a red clay with a rough feel and little porosity. Thanks to a high temperature firing, the cover produces a high pitched sound when it touches the body of the teapot.
The details of this teapot show good craftsmanship. The knob is shaped like the teapot and easy to grab. The flow of water from the curved spout is nice. It was made approximately 10 years ago.
This teapot has one hole.
It is well suited for high mountain Oolong or sheng puerh.
The calligraphy under the teapot is "Qian Shan Yun Ban Shou'. It's signed Yuan Xiang.