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Chinese Teapots & Tea Sets

The drinking of tea has been an important part of Chinese culture for millennia. The origins of tea are said to date back to 2737 B.C., but the recorded practice of drinking tea dates back to the first century B.C. Since that time, the Chinese have long contemplated and perfected the art of tea drinking. In order to release the perfect flavors in a tea, the Chinese stressed the importance of having a good teapot.

Most traditional Chinese teapots were made of clay. This clay teapot went unglazed and was not universal. High-fired and less porous clay teapots were used for any kind of tea, but ideal for green, white, and oolong teas. Low-fired and more porous clay teapots were only used for black or red teas. Because the clay pots were unfired, the flavors of the tea would intentionally... Read more

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Een collectie theegoed, borden en theepotten.

June 29, 2017, 10:00 AM CET
's-Gravenhage, Netherlands

€200 (1 bid)

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Een Yixing theepot met deksel.

June 29, 2017, 10:00 AM CET
's-Gravenhage, Netherlands

€375 (3 bids)

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Een collectie divers porselein en een Yixing theepot.

June 29, 2017, 10:00 AM CET
's-Gravenhage, Netherlands

€140 (1 bid)

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Six china Toy Tea Sets, each with box, (6)

June 29, 2017, 10:30 AM GMT
Stockton on Tees, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

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Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Tea Pot

June 29, 2017, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Lidded Teapot

June 29, 2017, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$100 (1 bid)

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Sotheby's Chinese Rose Medallion Porcelain Teapot

June 29, 2017, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Sotheby's Chinese Rose Medallion Porcelain Teapot

June 29, 2017, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$100 (1 bid)

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Chinese Yi Xing Teapot and Lid

June 29, 2017, 7:00 AM PST
New York, NY, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Bennington Pottery Tea Pot

June 29, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Philadelphia, PA, USA

$30 (starting bid)

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Chinese Porcelain Tea Set In Fitted Basket

June 29, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Springfield, OH, USA

$5 (1 bid)

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Chinese Yuan Style Blue and White Porcelain Teapot

June 29, 2017, 2:00 PM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$250 (1 bid)

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Chinese Zisha Longevity Teapot with Yongzheng Mark

June 29, 2017, 2:00 PM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$200 (starting bid)

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Chinese Zisha Teapot Signed Fan Junping b.1969

June 29, 2017, 2:00 PM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$150 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Porcelain Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 9:00 AM EST
New York, NY, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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RED YIXING TEAPOT

June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Online, PA, USA

$60 (1 bid)

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Shoushan Stone Carving Teapot

June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$50 (starting bid)

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Iron Red Glazed Porcelain Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$100 (starting bid)

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Shoushan Stone Carving Teapot

June 30, 2017, 10:00 AM EST
Richmond Hill, ON, Canada

$80 (starting bid)

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TEAPOT AND CUP IN CASE

June 30, 2017, 4:00 PM WET
Porto, Portugal

€120 (starting bid)

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DINNER, TEA  AND COFFEE SET

June 30, 2017, 4:00 PM WET
Porto, Portugal

€800 (starting bid)

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TEAPOT

June 30, 2017, 4:00 PM WET
Porto, Portugal

€30 (starting bid)

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An Estate Chinese Loctus-framing Tea Pot Display

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Bamboo-fortune Estate Tea Pot Display

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Word-decorating Estate Tea Pot Display

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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A Chinese High-handled Metal-craft Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Circular Chinese Fortune Tea Pot Display

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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A Classic-shape Chinese Estate Tea Pot Display

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$25 (starting bid)

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A Plain Estate Chinese Circular Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Handled Boat-style Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Linear-layer Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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An Estate Chinese Round Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A High-handled Chinese Landscape Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Handled Chinese Myth-beast Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Group of Chinese Jade Tea Pot Set

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Handled Word-decorating Chinese Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$350 (starting bid)

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An Estate Chinese Blue Handled Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Handled Flat-framing Chinese Circular Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Word-framing Landscape Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Multi-layer Chinese Estate Circular Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$250 (starting bid)

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A Loctus-framing Chijnese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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Two Chinese Estate Tea Pots

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$100 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Handled Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Tripodded Estate Lidded Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Lindear-decorating Chinese Estate Handled Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Dragon-handled Chinese Flat-opening Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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An Estate Chinese Word-decorating Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Classic-shape Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Wave-decorating Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Tri-podded Chinese Myth-beast Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$200 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Boat-design Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Light-clay Chinese Estate Round Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Chinese Word-decorating Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Classic-shape Circular Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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A Mountainview Hexa-shape Chinese Estate Tea Pot

June 30, 2017, 2:15 PM PST
TEMPLE CITY, CA, USA

$150 (starting bid)

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