The U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended import restrictions on specific archaeological materials from Columbia that date from approximately 1500BC to AD 1530.
Covered by these restrictions are objects made of ceramics, textiles, metals, stone, shell, bone, wood and basketry. Ethnological materials dating from A.D. 1530 to A.D. 1830, original documents, rituals and religious ceremonies including colonial religious art such as paintings and sculpture, reliquaries, altar objects and liturgical vestments. The complete designated list of goods covered by these import restrictions can be found here: http://eca.state.gov/files/bureau/co2006dlfrn.pdf
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