China's history of glass tea

Glass, glass or glass ancients called flow is indeed a colored translucent minerals. Tea made ​​of this material , and to give people a bright color, brilliant sense of . Our glass production technology, while an early start , but until the Tang Dynasty, with the increase in cultural exchange , constantly passing the West 's glass , glass tea China began firing . Shaanxi Fufeng Famen Temple unearthed by Xizong plain ring foot worship yellow glass tea cup and saucer plain yellow glass , glass is authentic Chinese tea , although the shape of the original , simply decorated , remarkable texture mix , low transparency , but indicates that China 's Tang Dynasty glazed tea has been started, at the time called a precious thing. Yuan Zhen Tang Dynasty poetry was praised Glass , said it was "colored with ice , no matter compartment free of dust . Elephant feast unseen , Humphreys will jade ." No wonder when the Tang Dynasty relics enshrined Fogu Famen Temple pagoda , glass tea will also be included in worship thing.

    Song , our unique high- lead glass apparatus after another. Million, while that of the larger glass workshop in Shandong and Xinjiang . Kangxi in Beijing also opened a court Liulichang , just from the Song to Qing , although glass device production , and the worth of luxury , but more oriented to the production of glass art , only a small amount of tea products, tea has not formed glass scale production . In modern times, with the rise of the glass industry , glass tea soon rise , this is because the texture of transparent glass , glossy , gorgeous, plasticity, and therefore , it is made ​​with tea and shapes , versatility , combined with low prices, buy convenience , and by tea praise. Among the many glass tea in a glass cup is the most common , with its tea, tea color, pretty tea and tea brewing ups and downs in the process of moving , panoramic view , therefore , for making all sorts of delicate famous tea , tasting the most value , home hospitality , after all, a good tea utensils . But glass cup crisp, easily broken