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This ceramic stand is the perfect pairing with a tea boat. The boat can hold your teapot or gaiwan while the stand sets off your pitcher for a truly elegant modern gongfu set up. While not in active use, the stand makes a perfect display stand for your most treasured yixing pottery or ceramics.
This dramatic dark wood tea boat is carved with 福, meaning good luck and blessing. The grooves in the carving give water a place to run off when brewing modern gongfu tea. The tea boat is a critical piece of the modern gongfu style, allowing brewing without a large tea board.
This tea boat is designed to hold an yixing pot or gaiwan in modern gongfu ceremony. It has a large enough reservoir to pour the first steeping over an yixing pot to help season the pot and build patina. A tea boat is an elegant solution, eliminating the need for a large tea board by catching drips and spills. Paired with coasters and a runner, it makes for an beautiful and flexible tea set up.