Yixing zisha Melon shaped Teapot with carved chrysanthemum and poem
The volume of the teapot is 100 ml (10 cl)
It weighs 105.8 grams. The shape of the body of this teapot is a melon. A chrysanthemum flower and a three Chinese characters are carved on the left side of the teapot.
The clay is high quality, pure zisha. It was fired at a high temperature.
The details of this teapot show very good craftsmanship. The long walls under the cover are typical of ancient designs. The knob elevated and its shape makes it easy to grab.
This teapot was made 20 years ago. This teapot has a flat filter with 7 small holes.
It performs very well with roasted Oolongs or aged puerh.
The seal at the bottom is "Jingxi Zhang zhi". There's also a small seal inside the lid.