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I felt a little uncomfortable about posting this until I uncovered this thread
http://food4.epicurious.com/HyperNews/get/plates/295/5/1/1.html

and there are others.

On our June '04 trip, we ordered several things from Lucca at Ceramiche Fanny in Deruta and they never came. Whenever I emailed him, a seemingly automatic email came back saying we would get our stuff in 2 weeks. I was able to cancel my AmEx charge and never had to pay but we really wanted the bowls, plates, etc.

There are so many beautiful choices in Deruta; just don't go to this one.

jan

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Others have had problems with Ceramiche Fanny, as discussed in a previous thread. and also in another one.

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How does this guy stay in business?

Thanks Amy,
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I just registered ceramichefannysucks.com Big Grin

Has anyone reported this guy to the Italian authorities? Or at the very least, Mi Manda RAI Tre?

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Steph,

You are the best! Revenge however minimally, is sweet.
Thanks,
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Thanks!! Forewarned is forearmed.
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Steph, You are the best!
Sorry, but I was just kidding. The last thing I need is another web project.

But really, has anyone reported them?

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OK, I just did my good deed. Wrote it up and sent it to Mi Manda RAI Tre (consumer advocacy TV program) and Beha a colori (radio program). I included links to all the stories I found on the internet.

Maybe you guys will end up on TV or radio. Wink

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I reported this guy a year ago. I sent a letter to the mayor of Deruta and received no reply. Having spent time and effort calling and emailing Fanny for over a year, we returned to Deruta last May where we engaged in what will be known in local history as "the battle of Deruta". We arrived at the store with my Italian friend Silvia and berated this guy in several languages. He used every excuse in the book but we would not be satisfied by anything short of a complete refund. Lucca finally came to the realization that he wouldn't be selling any ceramics that day with us in the store unless he relented. We followed him to the ATM and got our refund. We did get the satisfaction that a young woman and her mother later told us that they were just about to order $3-4,000 from him when we arrived!
 
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We will be there in three weeks (WOW!)and we planned on going to Deruta to look at ceramics. Can you recommend a better place?
 
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We have had nothing but bad luck ordering ceramics from Italy. In addition to our Fanny disster, we had a problem with a facility in Vietri who shipped a poorly packed shipment to us where the largest vase (worth 1/2 the shipment) was smashed. It is clear that after 3 years,and many calls, I may only get satisfaction by returning to Vietri. My advice is- ONLY BUY WHAT YOU CAN INSPECT AND CARRY HOME WITH YOU!!!
 
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First but Not Last-Where else are you going in Italy? I had great luck in Orvieto at the Ceramiche Giacomini across from the Duomo. Beautiful pieces, very professional staff with lots of packing experience. There are reputable ceramics dealers in Deruta I would just make sure to avoid this one. A very reputable store is Ubaldo Grazie on Via Tiberina. He ships to upscale stores in the States and has beautiful if expensive pieces. Good Luck!
 
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I don't like to be invidious, but this Fanny seems to be such a catastrophe that in turn, I've reported it on my own homepage for Deruta (link to this thread).

Orvieto is a very convenient place to buy ceramics, and, short of some very special requirements, I'd buy there. Many of the storefronts in Deruta are of course just family members of the potter, and not as savvy, I'd guess, as the shopkeepers of Orvieto. Much to my surprise, the prices in Orvieto last time I looked, didn't seem to be out of line. Orvieto is also extraordinarily worth visiting were there not a pot shop in sight.

That can't be said for Deruta, although the (tiny) little upper town is OK and the museum is good. The best thing to see "in" Deruta is a coupla miles out of town, the Madonna de' Bagni, for which SlowTrav, that I know of, is the best resource online, mostly because of Amy's pix: the thread is here.
 
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Hi Colleen - We will be staying in Panicale. We were going to do a sweep down through Deruta and wherever we wind up one day during the week - totally unplanned in good SlowTrav fashion! We love ceramics but we will probably only buy one piece that we love to remember the trip, and carry it home.
 
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Thank you Bill - the church sounds incredible. Orvieto was already on our list - I'll make it more of a destination on our "south loop" day. Cool
 
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I have no personal experience but have read , somewhere on this site or maybe another, that Rampini has beautiful ceramics and is quite reliable.
They are in Radda in Chianti. Here's the link:

http://www.rampiniceramics.com/index.html

jan

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Oh yes, Rampini is my absolute favorite ceramic artisan. I have written abouth their Florence store in tmy Florence Shopping notes for Slowtrav. Have not made it to the Raddi in Chianti site yet but sounds like a good excuse to go back to Chianti!
 
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If your in Lucca you have to go to Sugaro's, it has the most unique and wonderful ceramics I saw during my entire trip in Tuscany. The staff was wonderful too, be sure and talk to the Scottish Lady who is married to an Italian.

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I hate to be the kill joy here but it is hardly worth buying italian ceramics from italy these days. With the declining dollar and the high cost of shipping you are better off finding a local importer in the U.S.. I have found a lovely shop in scarsdale,N.Y. and a catalog company called Italian Pottery that offer much of the same stuff at good prices. I know its not quite the same as buying a piece from your trip but the point being unless it is truely special and one of a kind, pass.
 
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OK, I just did my good deed. Wrote it up and sent it to Mi Manda RAI Tre (consumer advocacy TV program) and Beha a colori (radio program). I included links to all the stories I found on the internet.


Great job Steph!

It seems that the good folks and merchants of Deruta would be very interested in this thread. There is now talk of avoiding Deruta for ceramics, just because of Fanny.

I purchased a beautiful antipasto service from Grazia, which is in the lower town. I knew it would be a custom order and they quoted a timeline of 6 months. After 6 months had passed, we received an e-mail from Grazia, leting us know it would take one more month. The order arrived in perfect condition and as an "apology" for the delay, they included 2 beautiful little bowls. Our friends purchased an entire dinner service from Grazia and it arrived during the time frame quoted and in perfect condition as well. These same friends also purchased an antipasto tray from a vendor in the upper town and it arrived on time and in perfect condition.

Don't let one irreputable company keep you from purchasing ceramics in Deruta. Just don't patronize Fanny.

I should think that the mayor of Deruta, reputable shopkeepers and manufacturers would be horrified at this one creep staining what is the lifeblood and legacy of their town.

Thanks again Steph.
 
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I also had a wonderful experience buying ceramics in the lower town of Deruta at Pia Formato's. Her patterns were very different and I couldn't find anything similar elsewhere. Her website, http://www.piaformato.com shows some of her patterns. We had no problems either time with the shipping, and by paying in cash, got a nice little discount.
 
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About 4 years back now we ordered from Fima Deruta. They are in the lower town, and were quite nice to us, without being pushy sellers at all.
It took quite a while for the package to arrive (2 months?) but not out of line with what they'd warned us of when we placed the order, and everything arrived in perfect condition. http://www.fimaderuta.it/index.htm

I'm in fact thinking of ordering online from them to supplement my set since I won't be back in deruta anytime soon...
 
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I have been buying ceramics in Deruta from La Gioconda in the lower part of town for more than 20 years. They are great to work with! Location is at Via Girolamo Li Causi, 8; telephone 075/9710080. If you go, ask for Claudia who speaks excellent English. They send containers several times a year to a retailer in the States and special orders can be included in the container for onward shipping. E-mail address of Claudia is: post@la-gioconda.it
 
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As you drive south on the highway and exit for Deruta, there is a showroom for l'Antico Deruta.
While i have never ordered and shipped ceramics from them, I have purchased several things which I've brought home in my carry ons...fairly sizeable plates which now hang on the wall of my new kitchen. I like this place alot and they are reputable. [URL=www.anticoderuta.com] There is another place more "in town" that i wish i had my notes here to provide correct info, but alas, they are at my other home. Patrizio, patruccio...shucks...i can't recall, but the guy has fabulous stuff. Not your everyday plates and cups, but true works of art.It would be a shame that Deruta got written off due to the bad reputation of Fanny. There are many good places where you can drop serious dough! Smile
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I'm so glad I started this thread so future shoppers can have a list of all the wonderful cermics venues in Deruta. And noone will have to suffer through the fanny-thing.

Thanks all for your positive additions to the topic. Keep 'em coming,
jan
 
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Here's another vote for Rampini Ceramics in Radda, Chianti. We love their beautiful work and high quality. Our products were shipped to two locations and we encountered no problems. I would highly recommend Rampini.

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Pat, that URL doesn't work; on a hunch, I think you mean this place?
 
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We have purchased several pieces from Sermat, in the upper town- the shipping was great, packing was suberb, and it is a very nice, family run business. You can see some of their stuff on this site:sermat
 
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I've been talking this over with my husband who works in the magistrate's office in Perugia. He suggests that Luca hasn't been reported because his victims aren't sure how to go about it. All you need to do is write a letter (in English is fine) to the following address:

ILL.MO PROCURATORE CAPO
PROCURA DELLA REPUBLICA
PRESSO IL TRIBUNALE DI PERUGIA
VIA FIORENZO DI LORENZO, 22-24
06100 PERUGIA

I have also spent the best part of a year trying to get some pottery out of Luca on behalf of a lovely American couple who stayed with us. It makes my blood boil to know he's still up to his old tricks. Obviously, the more complaints from customers, the more seriously the matter will be taken.
As others on this thread have pointed out, Luca's behaviour is giving Deruta a bad name. Most of the factories are very reliable and it would be a shame for them to miss out on customers thanks to one dishonest dealer. It would also be a shame for visitors to avoid Deruta just because of one shifty dealer. Apart from the church full of ceramic ex votos that Bill recommends (which is great), Deruta centro storico is rather lovely and there is also a good ceramics museum there (just avoid Fanny which is also in the center). Down on the plain beneath, Grazia is the oldest of the ceramic factories (in fact, it's one of the oldest family-run businesses in the world - 14th, I think). Just across the road from Grazia is Nulli which is a much smaller business but does very fine work. Both these - and many others - are very safe to order from.
 
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As I was waking up this morning the name of the fabulous ceramics artist came into my head! His name is Patrizio Chiucchiu. Maybe tomorrow morning i will remember his address! What is noteworthy about his work is his use of natural elements in the way of the old world ceramic artists. As i remember, he gathers clay from the river beds and pigments from natural sources. The colors he is able to attain are just so beautiful.The platter i wanted to purchase was only a sample and i am always reluctant to pay and ship. He does have many items available for immediate purchase besides the special order items.

From l'Antica Deruta, i bought two large plates, portraits of a man and a woman, each bought on two separate trips. They are gorgeous on the wall in my kitchen.
Pat
 
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Pat, that URL doesn't work; on a hunch, I think you mean http://www.anticaderuta.com/


Yes, Bill...that's the place...typo in the name. thank you.
 
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One place I haven't seen mentioned is Franco Mari http://www.majolichefrancomari.com/index.html

I have not ordered from them (in fact all 3 times I've been to deruta his shop has been closed Frown including once for a local soccer match!) but his work is SO beautiful, and innovative. I have one plate that he did based on Pacific-Northwest Indian art. the combination of traditional majolica technique with the NW indian designs is so unusual and quite stunning! If you're there (and he's actually open) you should at least take a look at his work.
 
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I think you guys should organize. I truffati della Fanny.

Get together. Someone take the lead on this and contact everyone who has had a bad experience. Just search for ceramiche fanny on google. I remember one guy publishing his email asking for other to contact him. Find this guy. See if he has a list or is taking some action.

Announce the basta con Fanny initiative on other message boards. Everyone write up their story, even the ones that have been resolved (more or less). Then send them all together to the magistrate, but also to the mayor of Deruta [see link posted by Chuck on the first page of this thread], the other shopowners in Deruta, the association of ceramics towns of which Deruta take parts, the local org promoting Deruta and anyone else you can think of.

I'd be happy to translate for you.

Steph
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OK Steph, count me in! I simply cannot believe this guy is still alive, never mind still in business! It's been a long time since I've posted on the board, but this snapped me back to full attention. I'm the one who posted the original thread about Fanny over a year ago. I also posted on the epicurious site and was contacted by over a dozen "truffati" who needed either commiseration, advice or a bit of both. My Italian friends and I visited Luca over a year after I had placed (and partially paid for)my order, which I still had not yet received. My friends hauled off in high-Italian style at his thievery and we did manage to scare some potential dupes away. (You would not want to mess with my Italian friends) We visited the local police station and left a complaint with them, although they seemed more amused than interested. I ended up getting a shipment of second-rate goods and settled with my credit card company for partial payment. Another Fanny victim contacted the local guilds and filed a complaint with them as well, but I guess to no avail.

My blood pressure shoots dangerously high when I think of that bandit and I will send anyone who volunteers to lead this posse whatever they need to put him out of business. There are so many honest and talented artisans -- we've purchased a houseful of beautiful ceramiche in our years of travel---and they don't need their reputations or their integrity compromised by this one, very persistent ******.
I'm armed and ready!!


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On my next trip to Italia I plan to purchase some majolica, maybe even arrange to import some to my shoppe in Canada--very exciting!

When I'm in Deruta I'll watch out for this guy, in fact the phrase "Don't Buy from Fanny in Deruta" has such a lilting quality to it that I could hardly forget it.

Thanks for the post; I'll spread the mantra around when I'm there. Something tells me that Luca, in his next life, will be a Snail , una chiocciola . . . swimming in burro in a lovely piatto from l'Antica Deruta . . . .
 
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Erain, I'm a huge fan of Franco Mari's work, which is a bit more expensive than average Deruta prices, but the quality and originality is unmistakeably special! We've been 3 times in 5 years, and each time have been so pleased with our purchases (I think they were pleased with our purchases, too Smile), which we had them ship to us, and everything arrived in beautiful condition and on schedule. They usually use DHL and ship by air. The most recent time, his wife Rita, who speaks fluent English and runs the front of the store, was not there, so I went next door, and they called Rita on her cellphone for me. By the time we'd taken a capuccino break, she arrived. So don't despair. They have some distribution in the US, Santa Fe I think, but the website is a good place to start. There used to be someone where we live and where we bought a few coffee mugs, but they went out of business. The next time I heard of them (it was a hunch) was in Under the Tuscan Sun, when Frances Mayes described the "best place," no name, on the flat road going out of town. And there they were! I was very excited, because it was so obviously the same artisan.
 
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Thank you so much for mentioning Patrizio - my wife and I have purchased many items from his shop and have always had him send them - it is perfect - fast and very reasonable - he is truly a gifted artisan and conversing with him in our very poor Italian and sign language is always a great treat - he is so charming and very helpful at all times - he is the first stop every year when we hit Deruta -



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As I was waking up this morning the name of the fabulous ceramics artist came into my head! His name is Patrizio Chiucchiu. Maybe tomorrow morning i will remember his address! What is noteworthy about his work is his use of natural elements in the way of the old world ceramic artists. As i remember, he gathers clay from the river beds and pigments from natural sources. The colors he is able to attain are just so beautiful.The platter i wanted to purchase was only a sample and i am always reluctant to pay and ship. He does have many items available for immediate purchase besides the special order items.

From l'Antica Deruta, i bought two large plates, portraits of a man and a woman, each bought on two separate trips. They are gorgeous on the wall in my kitchen.
Pat
 
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It's amazing to read this "thread" about the ceramics. Four years ago my husband and I bought fabulously beautiful dishes in Tuscany, and they were made by Patrizio, Fima Deruta. I looked for several hours, several different times, for these dishes, and couldn't find them. But today I did, and now found this reference. I cannot tell you how much these dishes add beauty to my household! They are just stunningly vivid, and the pattern is "Frutta", blue border with vivid fruits handpainted over the rim. We bought many serving pieces there, and I'm adding plates and mugs now. Found the site of the shop this morning and left an email message! Happy day!!!
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As I was waking up this morning the name of the fabulous ceramics artist came into my head! His name is Patrizio Chiucchiu. Maybe tomorrow morning i will remember his address! What is noteworthy about his work is his use of natural elements in the way of the old world ceramic artists. As i remember, he gathers clay from the river beds and pigments from natural sources. The colors he is able to attain are just so beautiful.The platter i wanted to purchase was only a sample and i am always reluctant to pay and ship. He does have many items available for immediate purchase besides the special order items.

From l'Antica Deruta, i bought two large plates, portraits of a man and a woman, each bought on two separate trips. They are gorgeous on the wall in my kitchen.
Pat
 
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I love my coaster! We went to Deruta on the way to Cortona in 03 and had a great time looking in a few of the many ceramic stores. The one we bought from (I got a couple of small things but my sister bought more as she had her husband to carry them) was Fabbrica Maioliche Artistiche Cassetta Giuseppe. There are 2 addresses on the business card I have in my journal:
Magazzino Esposizione
Via Tiberina Sud, Deruta
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Fabbrica
Via Pietro Ciarufoli 1,
Deruta.
It's on the flat with all the others. TGFF (Thank God For Frances), I'm glad I read about Deruta as I loved going there. I really value my small something from there that I use every day. Especially as it has handmade in Deruta on it.
Leslie.
PS. The kids check before they put drinks or plates down on my little tables to see if things placed on them are a) coasters or b) bits of artwork Smile
 
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[quote]His name is Patrizio Chiucchiu. Maybe to His name is Patrizio Chiucchiu.

I bought a beautiful small bowl from him last September. His work is absolutely beautiful and I will cherish my bowl forever. It is very delicate. His prices are high, but I feel worth the money for something special. I really love his plates with the rooster. Here is the link to his website.
http://www.ceramichechiucchiu.com/

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Topping off this 2005 thread with a link to a more recent long thread on Fanny; mostly because this is the thread I link to from my Deruta page, and whoever clicks on it might as well get the continuing saga.

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We have purchased and had shipped to us a variety of items from both U Grazia and Sberna. I was afraid I would never get the gorgeous and expensive item purchased from U Grazia, it really can take them 6 months or more to get the item to you--but with a phone call, it finally arrived.

Now I have two questions for some needed advice.

1. I bought a beautiful wall clock from the Nulli brothers, in May 2005. Just hanging on the wall--it has never fallen or been bumped--it has an enormous crack, including a crack in the heavy wooden frame it is in. Is there any point in trying to get it fixed by them? Or should I try to find someone in the states to do it? We will be returning to Italy this May--I COULD take it with me. (would be a bit of a pain--but I love this clock, and would love to have it restored correctly)

2. I really love the ceramic design pattern found in Gubbio. Do you have any names of favorite ceramists from there?
 
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I will be in Deruta the end of April and am especially looking for NON table top ceramics. I work in a garden center that sells a lot of planters/pots for orchids and other tropicals. Where would be the best place to find these items? Thanks!
 
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1. I bought a beautiful wall clock from the Nulli brothers, in May 2005. Just hanging on the wall--it has never fallen or been bumped--it has an enormous crack, including a crack in the heavy wooden frame it is in. Is there any point in trying to get it fixed by them? Or should I try to find someone in the states to do it?


Having worked in antique furniture and being my husband a restaured I think I can answer this.

Any antique restaurer will do it.
What has probably happened is that the wood- staying in a different temperature and probably being exposed to dryer air- has dried and caused a crack.
This is very common in antique furniture and antique wood.

I do not think there is any point into taking the clock with you, there will be no warranty.
So you have to pay the fixing anyway, by the fact that it is due to usage but not to bad restauration, so might as well find a good wood worker there, I am sure that there are many.


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We have an apparently rare success story...

We visited Deruta in May 2005 and ordered a set of dishes from Luca at Fanny. They were promised to us in July but didn't arrive, and several e-mails in August and September led to increasingly weak-sounding excuses. After the last one, we found this thread and figured we were out of luck.

So imagine our surprise when in October we got a call from Mailboxes Etc in Deruta confirming our shipping details, followed two weeks later by a FedEx package. Our order was not only complete, but we received more than double what we ordered (9 settings instead of 4). The quality is excellent and we're very happy with them.

We're in Italy right now and will be in Deruta this week. We'll stop by Fanny but won't order anything we can't carry!
 
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We're in Italy right now and will be in Deruta this week. We'll stop by Fanny but won't order anything we can't carry!

Happy That's one way to make sure you're getting your money's worth. Not to mention a really funny visual! Make sure it'll fit into your carry-on too.


Cindy
~ "Follow your Bliss." Find where it is, and don't be afraid to follow it. ~ Joseph Campbell
 
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