Cicada is a Feng Shui symbol of immortality and used for protection against backstabbers. This wide-based large-size teapot is 100% handmade with clay. It is unglazed and neatly accented with cicada on the lid where the bamboo on the handle and spout. This teapot can be perceived as Yixing-inspired clay teapot that was first handcrafted by a monk during Zhengde Emperor (1502-1521) in Yixing, China. This precious item is a must-have collectible for antique and pottery enthusiasts because of its whimsical shape, although one can brew a small cup of Black or Oolong tea to relive the historic era.
Colour: Brown (Seal brown)
Dimensions: 16.8cm (width) x 9cm (base) x 9.5cm (height)
Weight: 830 g
Free of lead and toxins
Perfect as an antique collectible / gift