This Banko Kyusu ceramic teapot is made with a heavier clay than traditional tokoname teapots. Teapot is 3-3/4 inches in diameter, 4-3/4 inches tall and holds 12 ounces
Has a built in mesh strainer located inside and over the tea spout.
Very light, being made out of a light weight clay. The base of the teapot has a mat finish. It has a two layer finish. Underlayment finish is black and overlayment finish is light yellow brown.
Made in Japan
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