Ceramic teapot - wheel thrown and hand painted, finished with a natural wicker handle.
Capacity - 1600ml/54 oz
Measuring 7.3in/19cm high (to the upper end of the handle) by 6.9in/18cm wide.
!!! IMPORTANT INFORMATION!!! This teapot cannot be used over direct heat from a stovetop range.
Very few ceramic items are safe for stovetop heating. When heated, ceramic ware starts to expand (although not visible with naked eye). When we heat them from the bottom, they will expand unevenly, because their upper part, which will be relatively cold, will not expand that much. This will cause the crystal structure of the ware to rupture and the pot to break.
Ceramic items are heat resistent only if we heat them slowly and evenly, for example a casserole in an oven.
This teapot can be used for steaming tea by putting the tea leaves or teabags inside and adding hot water, or just by pouring our previously prepared tea in it in order to serve it to our guests or family. It can also be a beautiful decorative item for our kitchen and living room or even for our garden.
Ceramics, which is one of the first industrial activities of man, has artistic qualities, and is considered art even in its initial development.
The numerous tribes and peoples, that lived in the lands where Bulgaria is, have left their rich cultural heritage. Through the ages the region has gathered different types of ceramics of Thracians, Romans, Slavs and Proto-Bulgarians. The proximity to the Mediterranean and its rich and diverse culture has influenced the development of Bulgarian crafts.
In DankoHandmade we embrace tradition by interpreting it in a modern way. Each of our product lines has its own style and character, but all of them carry the comfort and warmth of Bulgarian land.
(Explore our shop for other stages of ceramics making)
The glaze firing is the second firing of the clay. Once glazes have been applied to the bisqueware and have had a chance to dry, the ware is carefully loaded into the kiln for the glaze firing. The firing temperature, depending on the materials, is between 2020 F (1100 C) and 2350 F (1280 C). Pots cannot be allowed to touch at all, or the glazes will melt together, welding the pots together.
The kiln is heated slowly to the proper temperature to bring the clay and glazes to maturity, and then slowly cooled again. Only after the kiln has cooled will it be opened and unloaded. This is the final step in the process for the vast majority of pieces produced.
1-3 business days
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Jan 18, 2022
gorgeous! I love my tea pot and will use for many years to come. I have an original work of art to serve my guests or to meditate with a good cup of tea. I love the willow handle. It is large, sturdy, and arrived in perfect condition. This is the third tea pot I purchased and I love the artful craftsmanship.
Feb 7, 2019
Tea pot arrived in a very secure packaging and a few days before we expected it. I emailed with the owner and received immediate responses. The teapot was just as the photos depicted it. This was meant as a retirement gift for a coworker who collects teapots and she loved it - especially the colors. Would definitely order from DankoHandmade again.
Oct 2, 2018
This arrived on a timely basis, was well-packaged, and it is absolutely lovely and good quality. Thank you.
Feb 24, 2018
Great quality, beautiful teapot...this is the fourth I've ordered for my collection. Love them all!