In Domodedovo the citizen of Germany found undeclared ancient coins

© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage in fotosensasi at Domodedovo airport. Archival photoIn Domodedovo the citizen of Germany found undeclared ancient coins© RIA Novosti / Vitaly to Belowaverage the image Bank

Domodedovo customs officers found the undeclared German citizen of old Russian and Chinese coins related to cultural values, the press service of the customs.

«Domodedovo customs officers prevented the illegal movement of ancient Chinese and Russian coins belonging to the category of cultural values. When carrying out customs control in respect of passengers arriving on a flight Munich – Moscow, Domodedovo customs officers stopped the 59-year-old German citizen. The man proceeded through the «green» corridor, thereby stating about the lack of goods subject to customs Declaration», — said in a release.

It is noted that during the inspection of his Luggage was discovered 23 old coins. Explaining, the man said that the coins are part of his collection and was purchased on eBay.

«The results of the customs examination it was established that the coins belong to the category of cultural values created over 100 years ago. Two coins 1/2 penny, issued in the Russian Empire in 1912, 21 coin 1 cache released in the Chinese Empire in XIX century», — added in the message.

It is reported that in relation to men a criminal case on an administrative offence under article «failure to declare or false Declaration of goods».

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