These cast iron cups feature a traditional hobnail design, which
symbolizes strength, and is painted on the outside and enameled on
the inside with a 150ml capacity.
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Chinese Hobnail Cast Iron Tea Set with 900ml Teapot and 150ml
A teacup is a cup, with or without a handle, generally a small one
that may be grasped with the thumb and one or two fingers. In some
lands it is custom to raise the last finger on the hand, or
"pinkie" when drinking from a tea cup. It is typically made of a
It is usually part of a set, composed of a cup and a matching
saucer. These in turn may be part of a tea set in combination with
a teapot, cream jug, covered sugar bowl and slop bowl en suite.
Teacups are often wider and shorter than coffee cups.
My husband and I received 8 of these tea cups for our wedding. I
found that the hobnail cup design has a nice grip on it with the
raised bumps. I have a tendency to drop things and was very happy
with the feel of this cup. It can also pass for a masculine style,
which I thought my husband would like as well.
He was very surprised and happy with the gift.