This Banko-yaki kyusu (teapot) features engraved swirls in its unglazed clay body and lid. Its mesh strainer is perfect for brewing even the most deeply-steamed fukamushi senchas.
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.
16.2cm (6.4in) - width (including handle)
8cm (3.1in) - height
330ml - capacity
This vintage Japanese item ships from Thailand
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