Monday, February 28, 2005

Export of Inuit Sculpture Containing Ivory

International regulations exist that restrict the export of Inuit sculpture containing ivory and whalebone from Canada to the US and vice versa. This is all part of international laws designed to protect marine mammals such as walruses amd whales. The following article discusses this area in more detail;

Export of Inuit Sculpture Containing Whalebone or Ivory

1 comment:

Jim's Soapstone Carvings said...

Very clear and simply put Clint.
Potential buyers can also obtain more information from:

http://www.cites.ec.gc.ca/eng/sct9/index_e.cfm#11