This teapot is likely to produce nice tea as it, like all other teapots on this page, are made from the "old Yixing clay". The teapot will be delivered with a This intact, medium teapot gives an overall good impression with nice colored clay.
The spout and the handle are attached with good care and skill. There is a small chip on the inside rim of the lid.
The overall appearance of this teapot is very good.
The clay has a nice rich color and the lid fit the body with little side clearance.
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The lid have a little side clearance and fit the body reasonably well. The base shows the mark by the famous Yixing teapot master Yaolan.
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The lid fit reasonably well to the body with little side clearance. This is one of the better large teapots from the Desaru cargo. This type of surface will, without doubt, be as shiny as other teapots once they been used to brew tea a few times.
These teapots may be good study pieces and/or used as "brewing par This large teapot has two hairlines and a chip on the spout and may not be the best for brewing tea.
It is however an antique teapot and would fit very well as a display sample of late Qing dynasty Yixing teapots. There is a nicely crafted potters mark in the base.