This Banko-yaki kyusu (teapot) is engraved with geometric motifs on its body and lid, and features a debeso style ceramic strainer which won't impart a metallic taste to your tea.
Banko-yaki (萬古焼) is a type of Japanese pottery that traditionally comes from Yokkaichi in Mie Prefecture, Japan. Its characteristic purple hue comes from the mixture of red oxidised iron and blue high temperature-baked iron in the clay.
13.9cm (5.5in) - width (including handle)
7cm (2.8in) - height
200ml - capacity
Condition: Good (small chip on the lid, please see photos)
This vintage item ships from Thailand
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