They just don't make things like that anymore

Challenge #42 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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In this world of mass-produced products, every once in a while something a little older catches your eye and you say to yourself "they just don't make things like that anymore." Examples: Ornate furniture, fancy stair rails, intricate glass etchings, bronze or iron work, etc.
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Currently sitting atop the bathroom mirror, since it’s obviously a large morphing cake of soap which failed to turn into a pocket submarine.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 10th November, 2010 19:00 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 10th November, 2010
Focal length: 5 mm
Shutter speed: 1/13 sec
Aperture: F4
ISO: 200
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