Our beautiful Ling Honeycomb teapot is a stunning example of pierced Chinese porcelain also known as Ling Long ware. The teapot includes an integrated strainer in the spout for loose leaf teas and holds a maximum capacity of 700ml. It's perfectly sized to serve 2 large cups or several small cups in gong fu style.
What is Ling Long Ware?
The techniques of Ling long or 'rice grain' pottery originated in the Imperial kilns of the Sui and Tan dynasties. These ceramics are characterised by piercing ornamental holes in the pottery that are then covered with a translucent glaze.