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Handmade Tea Pot Kyusu - Tokoname Yaki - Koji Iwase - MF02

Handmade Tea Pot Kyusu - Tokoname Yaki - Koji Iwase - MF02

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Handmade Tokoname-yaki Teapot

Description: Discover the exquisite artistry of Tokoname-yaki, a traditional Japanese pottery style hailing from the Chita Peninsula, with its focal point in Tokoname City, Aichi Prefecture. Tokoname-yaki belongs to the prestigious group of Japan's Six Ancient Kilns, renowned for its rich history and distinctive ceramic techniques.

Artist: Master Craftsman Koji Iwase This handmade Tokoname teapot is meticulously crafted by the renowned Tokoname-yaki artisan, Koji Iwase. With over 50 years of experience, Iwase has honed his skills at the Tokoname kiln, dedicating his craftsmanship to creating lightweight and user-friendly teapots.

Iwase's unwavering commitment to perfection is reflected in every detail of his work. Focused on achieving the highest level of precision, his teapots showcase a remarkable level of craftsmanship. Each piece is fired with genuine vermilion clay, undergoing both primary and carbonization firings to ensure exceptional quality. 


  • Water amount: 250cc(8.45 fl oz)
  • diameter : 9 cm ( 3.5 in ), Hight : 9.5 cm (3.74 in)

Tea Brewing Tips: The teapot's coarse mesh is designed to accommodate teas with robust shapes, such as medium and deep steamed leaves, such as Miryoku sencha and Saemidori sencha. This ensures a brewing experience that perfectly captures the essence of your favorite teas.

Embrace the tradition of Tokoname pottery and elevate your tea experience with a teapot that seamlessly blends functionality and artistry. Order your Iwase-crafted Tokoname teapot today and experience the unparalleled quality of a true master's creation.

 All of the photos will be the actual tea pot that we will be shipping when purchased.

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