Teapot in "Kohiki" matt finish with pewter handleKatsufumi Baba
This teapot has a glittering solid, lead-free pewter handle and is made by Japanese potter Katsufumi Baba. "Kohiki" is a traditional decorating method. It involves dipping the teapot into a white "slip" or suspension of clay in water, resulting a natural appearance. The simple, chic body and the sparkling pewter handle makes this teapot a superbly unique item for your table. It is a beautiful combination of Eastern and Western aesthetic values.
Thanks to it being a hand made product, each teapot's surface has its own unique glazing effects. The teapot's body is durable. With its modern design, it brings a simple elegance to your tea time.
Purchase tea cups in either Kohiki matt finish or Hakeme brush marks finish to have a perfect Japanese tea set.
Katsufumi Baba creates ceramics that express Japanese aesthetics. His ceramics are designed for our modern way of life. With his skilful technique, these durable ceramics will be your favorite tableware for a long time.
Approximate Size: Height including handle: 18cm (7.1") Height excluding handle: 12cm (4.7")
Note: Size, shape, color may slightly differ from the actual product, as it is made by hand. Each product is unique and will slightly differ from the photo.
Katsufumi Baba was born to be a potter. Katsufumi is an experienced and skillful potter who loves what he does. He has his own pottery studio in Kurume, the town where he was born and raised. He set up his pottery studio in Kurume, Kyushu in 2003. Read more