Teapot, an integral part of a tea set, is used for making tea. Some people may directly use small teapots for both infusing and drinking alone. Since there are nuances in the handle, cover, bottom and shape of pots, there are nearly 200 basic forms of teapots. When brewing tea, the size of the teapot shall vary according to the number of guests. Teapots are made of various materials, while the ones we generally use are mostly purple clay pottery or porcelain teapots.
By Explore Cultural China