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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by johan65 » Jan 29th 19 8:11 am

johan65 wrote: Hi, i'm new here. Need help identifying this pot, ex: artist, year made, etc. Thanks in advance.
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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by johan65 » Jan 29th 19 8:13 am

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johan65 wrote: Hi, i'm new here. Need help identifying this pot, ex: artist, year made, etc. Thanks in advance.
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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by MasterSplinter » Aug 8th 19 10:37 pm

@LadyFortuna
Hi there,
I would highly recommend going to the Chinese tea shop in Chinatown Vancouver. Daniel has lovely, quality Yixing and a wealth of knowledge. He is an excellent resource to help on the journey of tea and Teapots
LadyFortuna wrote: Hello everyone, I am new here from Vancouver, Canada. As recommended by some folks here I did some reading prior to purchasing. Read (more like skimmed :P ) the Stonewares of Yixing by K. S. Lo. I think I still paid a hefty sum since I recently got this at an auction in N.Y. but I do love the design of this enamel yixing pot. This is my third yixing pot.

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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by FBee » Aug 10th 19 1:46 am

Looks like it’s made to look old, weird clay too. I wouldn’t use it.

Sep 7th 19 9:25 am
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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by Jens » Sep 7th 19 9:25 am

I'd like to show you my first Yixing pot I ever bought!
Got it from a shop in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, from a friends friend.
I don't know much about Yixing pots in general and about my specific pot, apart from that I like it very much and it's a real beautiful gem to me.
But I would be happy, to learn more about it, maybe you can provide some information, you can read in the pictures.....
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Infos I can provide:
- Clay type: I've been told it's a subcategorie of HongNi, I can't remember any more.
Low/Med/High fired - no idea!
- Size of pot in ml or oz.: 140 ml to the rim
- What year/decade the pot was made: ?? He told me, he bought it two years ago...
- If the pot is thin-walled, medium, or thick-walled: Sorry, I can't compare.
- How long is the pour: 11-12 sec.
- Where you acquired the pot: Teashop in Xishuangbanna, Yunnan
- What type of tea you make with it: So far Sheng Puerh, but I want to try it with other teas as well.
- What qualities the pot has on tea. i.e. Why do you like to brew a certain tea in it, and what does it do for that tea: Enhances the complexity, especially in the lower notes. Enhances the sweetness in the later infusions.

I'd be happy if you can add more information! Can you read the chop?
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Re: Official/Different Yixing Show Off Topic!

by Jens » Sep 13th 19 11:20 am

More pictures!
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