This small Japanese cast iron teapot (tetsubin) is beautifully decorated with cherry blossoms which are the national flower of Japan and symbolize new beginnings, love and beauty. (info by previous pinner, thank you) GRS says: my favourite colour!
This beautiful Japanese cast iron tea set is an ideal gift for any tea lover. The traditional design mottled cast iron surface of the teapot is reflected in the patterns on the tea cups, and trivet. The square trivet has small soft rubber heatproof fee
Object Lessons: The Great Japanese Cast-Iron Kettle
Wabi-sabi (侘寂) is the quintessential Japanese aesthetic. It is a beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. It is a beauty of things modest and humble. It is a beauty of things unconventional.
prior pin: Japanese Antique Iron Tetsubin with Shells Antique Japanese cast iron tetsubin (tea kettle), cast with wonderful design of shells on each side, beautiful shape with tall handle and iron lid, Meiji Period.
Mid Century Japanese Cast Iron Bull Sculpture Miyazawa Kanae