"Some have very good taste and some have no culture but a lot of money"
The Ponte Vecchio is one of the most storied bridges in the world, spanning the Arno River in Florence and lined with numerous shops. While the economic times have changed considerably over the ensuing centuries, one last jeweler still makes and sells her own wares in her studio on the famous bridge.
The last jeweler on the Ponte Vecchio
By Guy Trebay
The New York Times
January 14, 2017