Vintage Exquisite Teapots

This page showcase Tokoname teapots made in 1960~1980's.

During this era, Japan experienced a flourishing tea drinking custom , it's often referred to as the era when tea (green tea) consumption was at its peak.
Numerous teapot artisans competing to craft uniquely distinctive teapots and they utilized high-quality clay and employed their own proprietary techniques to produce these teapots. Moreover, Japan's growing economy led to an increase in art collectors and teapot collectors .

Teapots crafted during this period exhibit characteristics distinct from contemporary ones, featuring high-quality clay and often adorned with intricate carvings or possessing unique shapes. The handles and knobs also display designs unique to the era.

In this page, we showcase rare teapots from this era, selecting unused ones in excellent condition.