ICE HSI repatriates pre-Columbian bowl to Belize

15 Sep 2011 8:24 AM | Anonymous

ICE HSI repatriates pre-Columbian bowl to Belize
Sept. 14, 2011

Belize's history is rich. Nearly 75 attendees gathered at the Embassy of Belize this past weekend to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the country's independence from England. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) added to the celebration by returning a piece of history – a pre-Columbian feasting bowl, common to northern Belize – to the Belizean government.

The z-angle pre-Columbian feasting bowl was created by Mayan Indians. It is nearly 1800 years old, dating back to 200 to 600 AD and was likely looted from

http://www.ice.gov/news/releases/1109/110914washingtondc.htm

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