Shudei teapot with Shishi Lion lid #5 by Hakuyu
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Handcrafted in Tokoname, Japan by Hakuyu (Morita Isamu)
He is known for ceramic sculpting and makes his teapots by the hand-forming method (Tebineri).
He is 83 years old this year.
A slight wobble can be discerned when pressing down on the outer edges of the rim, but it is not evident when placing one's finger closer to the center (as for pouring) and does not interfere with the teapot's function in any way.
Length (body + handle): Approx. 14 cm / 5.5",
Height: 8.7 cm / 3.4"
Vol. approx. 225 ml / 7.6 oz
US$268.00 (Shipping charges not included)