Stunning premium grade dark clay Tokoname yaki (常滑焼) Japanese teapot made in Aichi. The interior has a built-in mesh tea strainer - making this teapot suitable for deep steamed teas. Dancing sakura blossoms on a backdrop of Mount Fuji handpainted on a classic dark clay base is classic and beautiful. Tokoname teapots use a clay that contains high iron content - helping to balance the tannins in tea. Gift box included.