Hand-crafted Vintage brass tea kettle from the remote villages and towns of India.
Made from brass, these kettles are still used to make tea on road sides, in small wayside restaurants and villages where the "Chai wala or tea seller heats the water in the kettle on a coal fire or a gas stove, throws in a generous amount of tea leaves, fresh milk, heaps of sugar and after bringing this tea to many a boil, finally serves it in Terracotta or mud glasses called " Kulhars ".
The addition of cardamon or ginger or spices for the famous Masala Chai enhances the taste of the tea even further.
Dimensions of kettle and glasses:
- Height with handle: 23 cm
- Length: 20 cm till spout x diameter 15 cm.
- Set of 2 terracotta glasses: Measure 7 cm height x 7 cm diameter each.
- Weight: 800 grams + 300 grams of 2 Terracotta glasses.
Care: Do not put inside the dishwasher. For polishing, please use a mild chemical only meant for polishing of brassware.