This Japanese style high quality tetsubin or cast iron tea set is made from sturdy iron and has enamel coating on the interior to prevent rusting. Cast ironware heats evenly and retains heat well and is praised worldwide for their beauty, strength, and superb quality. Many people collect these teapots as treasures and are kept in the family for generations because of the beauty and history attached to the tetsubin.
This tea set as seen in the picture it is purple base with gold work.
This set includes the following:
- 1 teapot (approximate capacity: 22.1 fl oz)
- 2 teacups (approximate dimension: 2 1/4" tall )
- 1 removable stainless tea filter
- 1 trivet (approximate dimension: 6 1/4" dia)
Note : Please note that this cast iron teapot should not be used directly on stovetops to heat water.