Hirateppachi chu-arare Tetsubin kettle by Kunzan

Crafted by the third generation traditional craftsman Kunzan, who is known for his mastery of traditional techniques coupled with imaginative new innovations, this impressive squat kettle with its pattern of raised bumps has an elaborate knob gracing the lid.
This kettle has been specially treated by steam baking for 30-40 minutes, an oxidisation process which improves its rust proof qualities. Despite this, care should always be taken to empty the kettle thoroughly after each use.
The handle is fixed and cannot be folded down.
This kettle has been specially treated by steam baking for 30-40 minutes, an oxidization process which improves its rust proof qualities. Despite this, care should always be taken to empty the kettle thoroughly after each use.

Handcrafted in Iwate-pref., Japan by Traditional craftsman at Kunzan workshop.
Length : Approx. 7.8" (20.0cm)
Height: 7.4" (19cm)
Vol. approx. 1.4 liter (47 oz)


Improper use (such as heating while empty or boiling over a strong flame) can result in serious damage which cannot be repaired. Please follow the enclosed instructions carefully.

US$365.00 (Shipping charges not included) SOLD