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Author:

 

Clive Gilbert


Report:

 

38


Page:

 

43


Year:

 

2011


Subject Matter:

 

Lisbon and OPorto Factory Houses, British Merchants and Ec. Relations



Excerpt:

 

Recognising a potential market for domestic wares in place of expensive tablewares imported from England and France in the 1850s, Manuel Joaquim Afonso decided to set up a pottery factory at Sacavém. This article follows the fortune of that factory, which had several English owners, until its final closure in 1994.




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