Experience the subtle fusion of artistry and tradition with the Yixing "Wen Ren Piao - Shi Piao" teapot. With a cozy capacity of around 110cc, this teapot is ideal for the solitary tea enthusiast or for sharing a meticulously crafted brew with a close companion.
This teapot is crafted from a special blend known as the No.1 factory Recipe Dark Mud, a composition renowned for its depth of color and robust quality. The dark mud is accentuated with specks of gold, reminiscent of a starry night sky, adding a touch of elegance and refinement to the teapot's aesthetic.
The "Wen Ren Piao," translating to "Literati's Flair," reflects the intellectual and artistic pursuits of the literati class, while the "Shi Piao" shape—reminiscent of a stone ladle—combines geometric simplicity with functional beauty. The result is a teapot that is not only a vessel for brewing tea but also a representation of scholarly taste.
Every "Wen Ren Piao - Shi Piao" teapot comes with a certificate of authenticity, issued by the author, ensuring its provenance and the artisan's commitment to quality. This certificate is a mark of excellence and an assurance that you are acquiring a genuine piece of Yixing's rich teapot heritage.
Whether it's part of a daily ritual or a special occasion, the "Wen Ren Piao - Shi Piao" teapot is a testament to the connoisseurship of tea culture, inviting you to partake in the art of brewing with a teapot that is as visually striking as it is functional.
A bit more muting than I expected, but the pot itself is visually nice and is great for certain teas. The handle is kind of small for my fingers so I usually pinch the handle with my middle finger and thumb and use my pointer finger to keep the lid on.