Beautiful porcelain Chinese Kung Fu Tea Set consists of Gaiwan and 2 cups. Gaiwan is Chinese traditional porcelain bowl with a lid for brewing, serving and drinking tea. Gaiwan by itself includes a bowl, a lid and a saucer. It can be used for brewing tea and pouring into the cups after or just drinking tea directly from it. All teas can be brewed in a Gaiwan. But since porcelain loses heat quickly, it’s especially appropriate for green tea which brews well in lower temperature.
Porcelain is a type of material that is made from clay by the process of heating and solidifying. Porcelain originated in China. The earliest known porcelain was created around 700 A.D. and China held a global monopoly on its production for over a thousand years. Over the centuries, porcelain has been used for a variety of products thanks to it strength and beauty, also delighting by its decorative and delicate beauty. Porcelain has a fine and smooth surface, resembling the smoothness of the eggshell. It is transparent but well resisting staining. Modern porcelain pottery features delicate decorations and
elegant appearance making it not only easy to use but also a real art pieces.