If you're looking for handicrafts, head for Shangrira, Rua Dr. Calado (tel. 23/342-80-11), or Chafariz, Rua do Estendal 34 (tel. 23/342-06-86). They carry terra cotta, glazed porcelain, and some carved wood, leatherwork, and incised or burnished copper and brass. Looking for gold or silver filigree? Try the Ourivesaria Ouro Nobre, Praceta Dr Joaquin Lopez Feteira 11 (tel. 23/342-39-52), for one of the town's most appealing selections.

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