Stunning premium grade red 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. Spiraled sakura blossoms handpainted on a classic red clay base are dainty and beautiful. Tokoname teapots use a clay that contains high iron content - helping to balance the tannins in tea. Gift box included.