Contact Us

For any inquiries or requests, please use the form on the right to contact us.  We will get back to you as soon as possible normally within 24 hours.  

Thank you!  
 

(917)374-3195

b. benten is the online shop for authentic wabi sabi ceramics and housewares items from Japan for everyday use.  We expose Japan's master artisans by covering numerous potters and ceramic topics, and offer worldwide shipping for rare handcrafted items.   

Online Shop

Nambu Cast Iron Teapot "Egg"

black nambu 0.25L 92mm.png
Kukan Chuzo Egg Teapot inside.jpg
Kukan Chuzo Egg Teapot top.jpg
pot1.jpg
Hrnk nambu.png
black nambu 0.25L 92mm.png
Kukan Chuzo Egg Teapot inside.jpg
Kukan Chuzo Egg Teapot top.jpg
pot1.jpg
Hrnk nambu.png

Nambu Cast Iron Teapot "Egg"

126.00

by Kukan Chuzo (Hisao Iwashimizu) 

Size: Ø3.6in x H5.7in (Include handle 1.73in)
Capacity: 300 ml
Weight: 1.71 lb

Nambu ironware requires superior craftsmanship; there are 68 steps in making a standard kettle. It is said that it takes at least 15 years to become a decent ironware maker, and 40 years to become a master craftsman.  [read more 

Made of cast iron with an enamel interior to provide years of use and to prevent rust and oxidization.  Use to brew tea, not as a stove-top kettle. The kettles are used for bringing the water to temperature and are able to withstand direct heat, and the teapots are purely for brewing the tea in.  Teapot comes with a removable mesh strainer, which makes disposing of tea leaves easy.  

To assure the longevity of your cast iron teapot or tea kettle non kettle, please be sure to follow the basic guidelines. >> [read]  

If you are interested in a tea kettle, go to > Nambu Cast Iron Tea Kettle "Egg"  


NOTE:  

  • Simply rinse teapot with water and wipe it dry after each use. 
  • Due to the handmade nature, color, shape, size may be slightly different.
  • Not freezer, oven, dishwasher or microwave safe.

 

Quantity:
Add To Cart