Ubakuchi Arare Tetsubin kettle by Kiyosue IV of Iwachu

Kiyosue is the name given to the apprentices of Iwashimizu Suekichi, the founder of Iwachu.
This kettle was made by the fourth generation master craftsman who is carrying on the traditional techniques perfected by his master. 

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.
Handcrafted in Iwate-pref., Japan by Traditional craftsman  "Kiyosue IV, Fujiwara Shinichi" of Iwachu
Length : Approx. 17.3 cm / 6.8"
Height: 18.2 cm / 7.1"
Vol. approx. 1.1 liter / 37 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.

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