At Pulkovo customs officers detained the package of icons

Pulkovo customs found in the international mail ancient icons. The parcel, sent in Europe, customs officers seized. The content provided for the examination. The sender brought the case.

according to GTRK “Saint-Petersburg”, the parcel was icon number six and the cross. Cultural values in most of the 19th century, the icon of St. Nicholas dates from the second half of the 18th century. However, the greatest value is represented by the crucifix. Experts tend that he is from the late middle ages.

law enforcement authorities opened an administrative case. The sender faces a large fine.

Text: GTRK “Saint-Petersburg”