Updated: Aug 5, 2020
Teapots should be small and not too large. A smaller pot increases the longevity of the tea's fragrance, while a larger one may decrease it. A teapot that holds half a liter is recommended. For personal use, the smaller the teapot, the better.
---- Commentaries on Tea by Ci Shu Xu (1549～1604)
--- 《茶疏》· 许次纾(1549～1604)