As of 2016, individuals can purchase antique Japanese tea sets from Etsy.com and Lofty.com. Alibaba.com is another possibility for individuals who want to purchase antique-style pieces in bulk. EBay is also an option to purchase antique tea sets.
Some third-party sellers on eBay sell a variety of antique Japanese tea sets, such as dragonware pieces, porcelain pots and cups and cast iron kettles. Some items are hand painted.
Etsy.com sells a variety of Japanese tea set items made of materials such as china, porcelain, ceramics and glazed pottery. Lofty.com sells a Japanese earthenware set from the early 20th century. Alibaba.com sells various antique-style tea sets in bulk made of materials including ceramics, glass, cast iron or stainless steel.