Lu Yu, The Tea Sage Tea Pet
This is Lu Yu, the wise sage of tea. He wrote The Classic of Tea during the Tang Dynasty almost 1300 years ago. His role on Chinese Tea Culture is undisputed. He is often rendered in Chinese artistic forms such as this tea pet. There is no better companion on your tea journey than the great tea master himself; Lu Yu. He measures 3" tall, 2.2" wide, and 1.6" deep.
Tea pets have a long history in China. We talk about tea pets and their role in Chinese culture on our blog here: Tea pets are the perfect companions on your tea journey!