The Ginori porcelain factory just outside Florence has closed after more than 250 years of producing infinitely desirable china of every kind. Unfortunately it is also dauntingly expensive but sometimes I wish.....those creamy, wholly undecorated plates, thin as thin can be and very flat - we might have managed those.
Or perhaps these
Too late now: the 350 skilled members of the workforce left the factory for the last time yesterday evening.
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