In accordance with the UNESCO Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property 1970 and endeavoring to stop the items being smuggled out of the country the Ministry has issued photographs of the missing objects.
Those working in the Cultural Heritage sector and associated fields are asked to be vigilant and to report any sightings to police and art crime units.
Fiona Macalister FIIC ACR
Secretary, UK Blue Shield
Independent Conservator, ICOMOS-ICORP, ICOM-UK