Yixing Early 20th Centry Antique "Longevity Character" Chinese Teapot
Period: Early 20th century
Marks: " Yixing zisha " 宜興紫砂 on the bottom
Size: L: 17 cm W: 9.5 cm H: 11.5 cm Capacity: 425 ml ( 14.37 oz)
Spout: Single hole Density(least 1 - most 10): 6
Suggested Teas: Oolong tea, pu-erh tea, or black tea
Condition: In good condition.
Though I do not expect to be using this item per se, I have obtained it as part of a collection of Chinese Yixing tea ware and am much pleased as it is a fine example.