Enamelware cream color teapot with wooden handle.

Beautiful cream color with cream inside as well, this enamelware treasure has been used very little and is in excellent condition. There is a wooden knob on lid and wooden handle that has light wear in the stain. Possibly Japanese This piece is stamped on the bottom with “honey your life” Measurements: 1400ml 4″ tall… Continue reading Enamelware cream color teapot with wooden handle.

Otagiri Horizon Teapot – Japanese Handcrafted Pottery

Quintessential 1970s handcrafted stoneware teapot from Otagiri Japan in the popular Horizon pattern. I love the clean modernist lines (especially the flat lid!) and that oh-so-confident hand-painted horizon stripe! Simple, modernist and stunning. An oatmeal, mottled matte glaze with blue horizon stripe on a brown/purple background. A heavy and substantial piece of stoneware. In very… Continue reading Otagiri Horizon Teapot – Japanese Handcrafted Pottery

Porcelain Japanese Teapot with purple flowers

White ceramic (porcelain) Japanese Teapot purchased in Tokyo by my husband. White with gold embellishment and purple flowers. “Made in Japan” on bottom. The teapot is in excellent condition, with one very small chip. It has an exceptionally beautiful handpainted design. The capacity is 18 oz., perfect for 3 good sized cups of tea. 4… Continue reading Porcelain Japanese Teapot with purple flowers

All you need to know about Japanese teapots

Teapots of every kind are made all over Japan. Specialized pottery shops sell all shapes and sizes, some made of clay, some of porcelain, some earthenware rustic styles, others whimsical with a comic touch. The varieties are endless and one could spend countless enjoyable hours in the quest to find the ideal one. Some tea… Continue reading All you need to know about Japanese teapots