Impressive discovery at Sculeni customs. A church book, old of over 300 years, was almost taken illegally from the country in the luggage of a bus passenger.
The case was registered in the evening of 27 july 2016, when the customs officers were checking the luggage of the passengers of a bus heading to France.
The book is from 18th century and is a patrimonial treasure.
It has a cover of claret color, with the inscription “Missale Romanum”.
The book was in the luggage of a 36-year-old man, and was sent to the National Museum of History for valuation.
The case is investigated by the specialized services of the Customs Service.