Yixing Buyer's Guide

Yixing Buyer's Guide

The Timeless Perfection of Yixing Zisha

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Hong Kong Museum of Teaware

Destinations: Flagstaff House Teaware Museum

The production of Yixing tea ware experienced a revival at the beginning of the 19th century, which emerged in tandem with the change in intellectual tastes. Yixing teapots were cherished by the literati for their elegant designs and simple forms, which matched the aesthetic tastes associated with tea drinking at that time.

The Art of Earth and Fire

Jian Zhan teaware inspires poetic praise among its ardent lovers and devotees. Those who gain a genuine appreciation of Jian Zhan teaware find it impossible to shed their fascination with the history, science, art, and economics of these enchanting cups.

The Timeless Perfection of Yixing Teapots

In the households of Yixing, home of the celebrated purple clay teapots, ordinary potters are crafting something extraordinary.

A Consumer’s Guide to Buying a Yixing Zisha Teapot

The design and functionality of Yixing teapots explained.