Pure Silver .999 inset into a "rainbow oil-spot" ceramic cup. The perfect cup to complete your gong fu tea brewing experience! Expertly crafted in Yunnan this pure silver and ceramic tea cup combines function and beauty with an elegant flair. Crafted by Yunnan's most skilled silversmiths in Qujing county (a place with more than 1500 years history in smithing fine silver objects), this tea cup will perfect your gong fu cha tea brewing experience! It is believed that silver provides the best possible medium for water and tea to meet. This is .999 silver, which is the highest grade purity possible.
Silver type: 0.999 Pure
Total Weight of Silver Used in a cup: 12 grams (+/- 1 gram)
Cup Volume: 85ml
PLEASE NOTE: The oil-spot rainbow pattern is totally unique to each cup, so it will not match the pictures exactly. Sometimes the spots are small and sometimes they are spread creating less gradient of rainbow colors. Also, as the glaze is hand-applied to the cup where the glaze meets the base of the cup there may be some inconsistencies. Regardless you will love this tea cup!