Chestnut Tea Scoop by Takahashi McGil
Chestnut Tea Scoop // by Takahashi McGil
Handmade in Devon
Approx measurements 13.5cm length x 4cm width
The tea scoop also named Cha he is used as part of a Gongfu tea ceremony for presenting the tea leaves before drinking commences so that guests can fully appreciate the colour, quality and aroma of the leaves.
The natural patternation of chestnut woodgrain enhancing the visual experience when using with tea leaves, A skilfully crafted elegant shape and lightweight form, beautifully delicate to use. Holding 4-8g of large leaf tea that will effortlessly glide into your brewing vessel with graceful motion.
Takahashi McGil are a collaborative duo, working with a variety of local and sustainable hardwoods from their boutique size studio in Cockington, Devon, they create functional homewares of a highly refined quality and upmost artistic beauty, their attention to detail and consideration is most evident, skilfully crafting each sculptural form with precision to embrace the woods unique growth pattern and natural grain. Specialising in Urushi laquering, they work together on each piece, bringing together both traditional Japanese and Western techniques.
Care: Handwash your scoop with a soft cloth in warm water and dry with a soft cloth.