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Foreign shoppers look at cups, plates and other items of tableware at Komatsuya, a pottery store in Kappabashi district in Tokyo, Japan on Nov. 10 2010. Often called Tokyo's Kitchen Town, stores in Kappabashi still mainly caters to professionals in the catering industry, though is becoming increasingly popular with foreigners hunting for unique souvenirs. .Photographer: Robert Gilhooly