Stunning premium grade red clay Tokoname yaki (常滑焼) Japanese teapot made in Aichi. The interior has a detachable fine mesh tea strainer that's functional and easy to clean - making this teapot suitable for deep steeped teas. Handpainted sakura blossoms on a classic tokoname red clay base are vivid and lovely. Tokoname teapots use a clay that contains high iron content - helping to balance the tannins in tea. Gift box included.