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the American tried to take out from Russia a rare collection of ex-librises

Moscow, 2 sen - News. Customs officers have detained at the Moscow airport " Domodedovo " the citizen of the USA who tried to take out a large collection of ex-librises of the end XIX - the beginnings of the XX-th centuries, informs on Friday FTS Russia, without specifying date of state of emergency.

Ex-librises - ex-librises, shortcuts, which pasted on inside of book cover or a cover to specify in a book accessory to the certain person or library.

In a collection which the American tried to take out, there was 1651 copy. " special value the signs created till 1917 and in 20 - e represent years of the XX-th century " - the customs service marks.

According to examination, this meeting concerns cultural values and can be taken out only in the presence of the special permission.

the question on criminal case excitation under article " Now is solved; Contraband " (a part of 2 articles 188 of the criminal code of Russian Federation). To the foreigner can threaten B4 seven years of imprisonment.