Stunning premium grade Tokoname yaki (常滑焼) Japanese teapot made in Aichi by Akira Light. The interior has a built-in mesh tea strainer and ventilated top, making this teapot suitable for a variety of steamed/steeped teas. Dancing sakura blossoms on a pure white base are dainty and beautiful - silhouettes of the teapot and teacups exert elegance in tradition. Tokoname teapots use a clay that contains high iron content - helping to balance the tannins in tea. Gift box included, set includes teapot and 2 teacups.