Banko shidei (purple) hiramaru nakaobi biri teapot by Tachi Masaki
*Left-handed ones are also available.
A shallow teapot with a lovely matt sheen. The detail on the intricate bands of biri (tobikanna) is remarkable! Hand crafted by highly regarded traditional master craftsman Tachi Masaki who has won great acclaim for his committment to keeping the traditions of Banko yaki alive. His work has also been presented to the Japanese Imperial Family.
Built-in ceramic mesh filter
Comes in a wooden box.
Handmade in Mie pref. Japan by Master craftsman recognized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan, Tachi Masaki
Approx size: length (body & handle) 6.2"(16cm), height 2.6"(6.8cm)
Approx. capacity: 245 ml - 260 ml / 8.2 oz - 8.7 oz (right handed)
Approx. capacity: 230 ml - 250 ml / 7.7 oz - 8.4 oz (left handed)
US$98.00 (Shipping charges not included)