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TS297 copper canister Tsuchime - tortoise general store
TS297 copper canister Tsuchime - tortoise general store
TS297 copper canister Tsuchime - tortoise general store

Tsuchime Tea Leaf Copper Canister

Regular price $65 Unit price  per 

Description:  
A very traditional Japanese kitchen item, this is a tea canister or 'chazutsu' made from hammered copper.  The canister includes a traditional copper scoop so that you can scoop your loose leaf tea into your favorite teapot.  The subdued color of the canister, paired with its ripple like hammered surface, reminds you of tranquil and calm waters.

Variation: 

Copper will patina and change color over time.  

History:  
Made in Tsubameshi, Niigata - Japan

Measurement:  
3" x 4.5"

Materials:
Copper (canister and scoop) Tin coating (interior of canister)

Care Instructions: 
To clean use dry cloth to wipe.  Do not wash with detergent.  If it gets wet, dry immediately.


Returns must be made within 2 weeks in original, unused condition with all packaging for either 1. Store credit for the full amount or 2. Refund - minus a 20% restocking fee.  Tortoise does not cover the cost of return shipping or the cost of re-shipping an exchange, and the cost of shipping for returns and exchanges is the responsibility of the customer.  

TS297 copper canister Tsuchime - tortoise general store