|INSTRUCTION ON THE EXPORT OF ANTIQUITIES OR BUDDHA IMAGES |
FROM THE KINGDOM OF THAILAND
1. Buddha images, Bodhisattva images or related fragments, part of ancient monuments and prehistoric objects are forbidden to be taken out of the Kingdom. Newly cast Buddha images in complete condition can be exported for worship, cultural exchange or educational purposes with licenses issued by the Fine Arts Department. Not more than 5 pieces shall be allowed. (more information contact 0 2628 5032)
2. Reproduction of antiquities can also be exported with licenses.
3. Procedures to obtain a license for export of antiquities or Buddha images:
3.1 The following documents should be produced together with the application form:
3.2 Bring the object(s) and the documents to apply for a license at any of the following places:
Office of Archaeology and National Museums
3.3 Please allow 4 working days for license issuing process.