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Traditional Gongfu Tea Set - Gaiwan Is Online

Posted December 15, 2012

Gongfu Tea is famous in China. More and more people all over the world become interested in Gongfu Style. Gaiwan, which can be named cover bowl, is one of the important part among gongfu tea sets. At page of porcelain ceramic tea sets, you will find these new gaiwan and pitcher.

Gongfu tea traces its roots to the Song Dynasty, then became widely popular during the subsequent Ming Dynasty, spreading to many areas of China, most especially in Fujian, Guangdong.
Gaiwans can come in a variety of colors and styles. The gaiwan is also called the “sancai bowl”, which loosely translates into the synchronicity of man, earth and the sky as the cover of the gaiwan represents the sky, the bowl itself representing humankind, and the saucer below as earth.

Golden Sage Porcelain Gaiwan
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 8.5 cm Capacity: 100ml
Golden Sage Porcelain Gaiwan

Pure White Porcelain Tea Pitcher
Dimensions: height 7.5 cm / width 11 cm Capacity: 170ml
Pure White Porcelain Tea Pitcher

Chinese Landscape Scenery Porcelain Gaiwan
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 9.5 cm Capacity: 130ml
Chinese Landscape Scenery Porcelain Gaiwan

Winter Snowfall For Christmas Porcelain Gaiwan
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 8.5 cm Capacity: 100ml
Winter Snowfall For Christmas Porcelain Gaiwan

Blue Peony Jade Porcelain Teapot
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 13 cm Capacity: 230ml
Blue Peony Jade Porcelain Teapot

Cowboy’s Flute Song Porcelain Gaiwan
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 9.5 cm Capacity: 130ml
Pure White Porcelain Gaiwan

Pure White Porcelain Gaiwan
Dimensions: height 8.5 cm / width 8.5 cm Capacity: 100ml
Pure White Porcelain Gaiwan

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