This is a Chinese wedding tea set made in the colour of Chinese red, symbolizing good fortune and bright future. The prominent Chinese character of the design on both of the teapot and tea cupsare Ji-Xiang-Ru-Yi (吉祥如意), translated into good luck and desire granted in English..
The tea set is traditionally used during the Chinese wedding ceremony to Jing-Cha (敬茶) - the new couple offering teas to the elderly from families of both sides to pay their respect. It is also a cultural statement to remind the newly wedded of their responsibility to take care of the elderly when they are old and fragile just like they will be looked after by their descendants.
2 X tea cup of 115 ml
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