Min Ya Ping: Da Hong Pao

Min Ya Ping: Da Hong Pao

USD 90.00USD 90.00


Artist: Min Ya Ping
Pot style: Fang Gu ( In the Form of Ancient Drum )/ Duo Qiu
Material: Da Hong Pao Yixing Clay
Capacity: 300 ml
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仿鼓 / 掇球
底款:閔雅萍製 /原礦大紅袍


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Min Ya Ping: Da Hong Pao

Da Hong Pao Yixing teapot by Min Ya Ping

The Yixing clay Da Hong Pao may look similar to Zhu-ni but it has higher iron contents and can be seasoned to a deep and intense red unlike any other Yixing clay. Hence the name Da Hong Pao ( the same name as the famous  Wuyi oolong — Red Cloak ). The particle is also one of the finest, giving its characteristic smooth surface. Because of very high shrinkage rate after firing, this is a more difficult material to work with.

Both of these Da Hong Pao pots render an ideal surface area to volume ratio and well-manner for speed for medium-short to full duration infusion. The two specimens are slightly different: the Duo Qiu has no leg but a taller dome lid, and a marginally more dome shape lid; Feng Gu has leg and not so protuberant dome lid.

Packing: Tea towel pull bag in collector’s case

Collector box for Yea Hong's Yixing Teapots

All Yixing teapots at Tea Hong are delivered with a pull-string towel sack in a collector box with cushions inside.


Unless otherwise stated, all Yixing teapots are new from the kiln. Please properly clean and prepare them before making tea in them. There is a proper procedure to do that. It is described at:
Yixing Teapots, An Introduction | Tea Guardian

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Weight 800 g
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