Wednesday , August 12 2020
Breaking News
Home / Latest News / Haikou Customs seizes 17 smuggled cultural relics
Haikou Customs seizes 17 smuggled cultural relics

Haikou Customs seizes 17 smuggled cultural relics

SHANGHAI: Recently, on the mail control spot, officers from Haikou Customs seized from within a parcel to Taiwantotally 17 pieces of cultural relics of porcelain suspected of smuggling.

Through special identification, these relics were 3 black glazed calixes from Jian kilns of Song dynasty, 4 jar lids with celadon-glazed lotus shaped lines from Longquan kilns of Song dynasty, 1 pannikin with celadon-glazed chrysanthemum petal from Longquan kilns of Southern Song dynasty, 8 Pisces washers from Longquan kilns of Song and Yuan dynasties, as well as 1 celadon-glazed compact base from Longquan kilns of Song dynasty.

All the articles were incomplete to different extents.