Modern teawares are of pottery, porcelain, glass, bamboo, wood, calabash, metal, jade and various composite materials. Tea ware classified according to functions include the water boiler, primary tea brewing ware and auxiliary tea brewing ware. Classified according to form they are the single tea wares and the combined tea wares-tea sets.
Zhu-literally red in China. Zhu Ni-red clay is a kind of reddish brown stoneware with a very high iron content. There are currently 10 mines still producing Zhu Ni. However, due to the increasing demand for Yixing stoneware, Zhu Ni is now in very limited quantities.Learn More