An image showing a set of two small oriental style tea cups of different sizes, placed on a wooden tray. Set up is used in the ritual of Chinese tea drinking. Tea is poured into the taller cup first, then transferred to the smaller cup. The empty taller cup is then sniffed to discern the subtle fragrance of the tea, before the actual drinking of tea from the smaller cup. An oriental and zen semi-formal ceremony of tea drinking, an ancient art of the Chinese. Tea cups are decorated with bright colorful floral and fruit motifs. Taken isolated on clean white background. Cups usually comes with matching tea pot.