This Japanese cast iron teapot has a textured black exterior and a black gloss enameled inside.
Traditionally Japanese cast iron teapots symbolized the everlasting strength and unity of the world and the more intricate are often given as gifts and kept as status symbols. Through special treatments, impurities are removed from the cast iron during the production process. A coating of misty black enamel is then applied to help prevent the formation of rust.
It holds approximately 1.2 L and has a stainless steel removable leaf trap. It comes complete with a matching cast iron trivet. There is a pair of matching black cast iron teacups available from Rouge to mix and match with this teapot. They are from the range of cast iron tableware by the German brand Ja-Unendlich.
The teapot is 13cm in tall and 17.5cm tall (including handle) BY 17cm wide.
Teapot weights 1.798kg
The trivet is 18cm in diameter and 2cm high.
Trivet weighs 0.66kg
Rouge Shop UK features one of the best collections of Chinese furniture imports, Chinese homewares and Asian ceramics in the city of London. Our range includes direct imports from Chinese ceramic artists, oriental vases and Japanese ceramics.