Purple Clay
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Purple Clay

$34.95

Purple Clay Sugar Container
Sugar Container

Description

Purple clay is natural clay unique to China, discovered around Taihu in Jiangsu during the Northern Song Dynasty. (1000-1200 A.D.). When fired, the purple clay assumes a fine and sandy texture that retains the temperature of the tea held inside longer than ordinary ceramics.The Purple Clay Sugar Bowl is one-of-a-kind and makes use of Purple clay’s unique material qualities. The unglazed sandy texture of natural purple clay is reminiscent of the warmth of the earth and is pleasing to the eye, making this set a kitchen necessity.