Purple Clay Teapots are believed to have their own spirits.
Purple Clay Teapots from Yixing are considered as the work of art.
The body of traditional Purple Clay Teapots is beautifully shaped and has unique simple color. That is why Purple Clay Teapots are so popular among Chinese.
|Dimensions||12.5 × 7.5 × 5.5 cm|
The side pot handcrafted teapot complex production process, pot is playing good mud mud sheet cut several surrounding, not like round pots as bat body cylinder, production techniques is difficult, so the market of goods to do good, the price is very high, appreciation potential is great. Delivery of healthy atmosphere, prudent and solemn, a rare good pot
Zisha clay encompasses three categories of clay: purple clay (zini), benshan green clay (benshan lvni), and red clay (hongni). Zisha clay is mineral based, with jia mud and soft mud mineral deposits mixed in. When excavated, the material it is very hard and has to be refined by skilled hands, which is why zisha clay is called “mud from mud, stone from stone.” Among yixing clay mines, zisha clay deposits only account for a few percent. Once unearthed, the material can either be used directly as raw ceramic material or it can be mixed together with other clays. The three categories of clay also have different dark and light colors.