This set of tea mugs is composed of four parts: mug body, filter, lid, and coaster, and it is remarkable for its exquisite design and craftsmanship. One side of the mug body features a beautiful painting of a bridge spanning a river, auspicious clouds hovering over the water, towering mountains in the distance, and birds flying in the sky, creating a picturesque scene that evokes the beauty of a water town in southern China. Above the painting, there is an excerpt from a poem by Wang Qi, a poet from the Song Dynasty, that captures the romantic sentiment of the region.
On the other side of the mug body, there is a painting of houses along the river, with an arched bridge crossing the water, boats gliding on the surface, willows dancing in the air, and birds soaring in the sky, presenting a lively and dynamic picture of life in the southern water town.
The filter is made with gilded technology and porous design, and the hand-held part can quickly filter tea residue, making tea brewing more convenient. The lid features a gold-plated relief decoration on the top of the hand-held part, adding a touch of elegance and nobility. The coaster is a circular pad with a diameter of 11cm, providing a stable base that protects tables from scratches.
The entire set of mugs (except for the coaster) is meticulously crafted from warm and delicate, pure and gentle Mutton fat jade porcelain. This material is known for its smooth texture, pure white color, and semi-translucent properties. It is made from high-quality porcelain clay and fired at high temperature, giving it excellent wear resistance and crack resistance, ensuring the high-quality of this tea mug.
The exquisite design and superb craftsmanship of this tea set showcase the rich cultural heritage and artistic traditions of China. Each part is carefully designed and made, serving as both a practical and beautiful work of art. Owning and using this tea mug not only provides a pleasant tea drinking experience but also offers a way to appreciate and preserve the eternal beauty of Chinese art.