A Japanese teapot from Oitomi, a tradition-rich family company that is currently being run by its seventh generation. The teapot has a perceptible structured surface, and the handle is black in contrast.
Cast Iron Teapots
Enjoy the simple beauty of Zen-Buddhist tea culture with these teapots by Japanese craftsmen. Precision-cast from molten iron in a sand mould, the outsides are black-annealed to protect against oxidation, while the insides are enamelled. Includes stainless steel strainer insert. Note: Unlike Chinese copies and similar mass-produced items, the teapots offered here are guaranteed handmade by Japanese master craftsmen, with the corresponding high standard of quality and workmanship. The glazes are guaranteed heavy-metal-free.