Franz Collection porcelain teapots are exquisite works of art designed by some of China's top designers and sculptors. Each teapot is hand-painted and made of fine porcelain with the utmost of care and attention to the finest detail. Franz teapots are truly a throwback to the ancient art of porcelain sculpture and ancient glazing. When you purchase a Franz Collection teapot you are purchasing a piece of functional art that brews tea as beautifully as it looks. Franz is quickly becoming known for their nature motifs and quality artistry. Once you see and hold a piece of Franz you will agree. Start your Franz collection today. FDA approved food safe. Hand wash only.