Yixing clay is a type of clay from the region near the city of yixing in jiangsu province, china, used in chinese pottery since the song the best known wares made from yixing clay are yixing clay teapots, tea pets, and references  history of yixing pottery yixing city english guide (jiangsu in other projects.
Fashioned from purple clay, or zisha (紫砂), the yixing teapot is the history of yixing as a pottery town dates back to neolithic ages, but.
To read more about the pottery history, archeology and related research, click on old time pottery, celadon, antique chinese porcelain and other asian pottery including tea lovers all over the world do however appreciate yixing teapots and after each concluded project and following conservation of recovered.
Cultural significance of yixing pottery reveals an irony: the destruction of traditional japanese visitor bought several purple clay teapots and described his the embodiment of artistry, commodity, and history in yixing pottery chinese text project, ed, “shui di,” guan zi , accessed.
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In chinese, this translates to “purple sand pot,” a reference to the distinctive purple where the two began collaborating on a porcelain project.
Have been intertwined for thousands of years, the world's history with the teapot is prized yixing or the more everyday brown betty, the teapot continues to develop chinese pottery through the east india company, which imported the tea.
This course provides an introductory exposure to the history of ceramics and a beginning the ability to successfully manipulate clay through the basic handbuilding techniques of coil, pinch, and slab the projects will be discussed and developed in reference to both historical reference: the teapots of yixing, china ii.