Cast iron tetsubin 鉄瓶 (kettle)

Price:  320,00

A very large cast iron tetsubin 鉄瓶 (kettle) features a relief design and a cast iron lid. The kettle is adorned with a loop-handle in the shape of a stylized melon, known as mokkô. On the top of the kettle a low relief design.

The knob of the lid restored, made from wood with a metal chrysanthemum flower.

The tetsubin is in a very good original condition with traces of wear and use conform age.
Please look at the photos for a condition reference. The kettle has been tested to see if it leaks, but there no leakage.

Approx. size with handle strait up:
Height 37 cm, Width 31 cm, Depth 23.5 cm.
Weight 5.7 kg.
Period: Late Taisho, early Showa period 1926

Ref. No. : C2138


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