Gifts to Federal employees from foreign governments; list,

 
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[Federal Register: March 24, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 58)]

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Part II

Department of State

Office of Protocol; Gifts to Federal Employees From Foreign Government Sources Reported to Employing Agencies in Calendar Year 1999; Notice

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 3250]

Office of Protocol; Gifts to Federal Employees From Foreign Government Sources Reported to Employing Agencies In Calendar Year 1999

The Department of State submits the following comprehensive listing of the statements which, as required by law, Federal employees filed with their employing agencies during calendar year 1999 concerning gifts received from foreign government sources. The compilation includes reports of both tangible gifts and gifts of travel or travel expenses of more than minimal value, as defined by statute.

Publication of this listing in the Federal Register is required by Section 7342(f) of Title 5, Unites States Code, as added by Section 515(a)(1) of the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1978 (Public Law 95-105, August 17, 1977, 91 Stat. 865).

Dated: March 10, 2000. Bonnie Cohen, Under Secretary for Management.

Report of Tangible Gifts

Gift, date of acceptance on behalf of Name and title of person accepting the U.S. Government, Identity of foreign

Circumstances

the gift on behalf of the U.S. estimated value, and donor and government justifying acceptance Government

current disposition or location

Executive Office of The President

President............................ 40" x 29" gilt framed His Excellency Petru Non-acceptance would oil painting of an Lucinschi, President cause embarrassment to autumn landscape that of the Republic of donor and U.S. depicts a shepherd and Moldova.

Government. goats. Recd--October 20, 1998. Est. Value-- $1500. Archives Foreign. President............................ Six bottles of sake. His Excellency, Keizo Non-acceptance would Recd--November 20, Obuchi, The Prime

cause embarrassment to 1998. Est. Value--$72. Minister of Japan and donor and U.S. Accepted by Another Mrs. Obuchi.

Government. Government Agency. Two bonsai trees. One is a 250-year-old Ezo Spruce, $9000. The other is an 80-year- old Trident Maple, $5500. Recd--November 20, 1998. Est. Value-- $14500. Accepted by Another Government Agency. President............................ 49" tall wood chair Sr. Victor Cervera Non-acceptance would with a black leather Pacheco, Governor of cause embarrassment to seat and carved back Yucatan Mexico.

donor and U.S. splat that depicts the

Government. Mexican and American flags, an eagle, a snake, and two hands, and reads ``USA and Mexico.'' Recd-- January 15, 1999. Est. Value--$1000. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) Rosary with white His Holiness John Paul Non-acceptance would glass beads and silver- II.

cause embarrassment to tone crucifix, $15.

donor and U.S. (2) Three limited

Government. edition Vatican coins: bronze, silver, and 22 kt. gold. Each is 44 mm diameter and is decorated with an image of the Pope and Latin text, $1000. Recd--January 26, 1999. Est. Value-- $1015. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) Paperback. ``The His Majesty Juan Carlos Non-acceptance would Routes of Al-

I, King of Spain.

cause embarrassment to Andalus,'' by various

donor and U.S. authors, $15. (2)

Government. Three hardcover books. ``The Fires of Excellence,'' by Miles Danby, ``The Alhambra in Detail,'' by Aurelio Cid Acedo, and ``American Orientalists,'' by Gerald Ackerman, $45. (3) 38" x 30" gilt framed and matted series of four etchings, two depict landscapes and two depict buildings in Spain, $600. Recd-- February 3, 1999. Est. Value--$660. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ 31" x 26" silver-tone His Excellency Jacques Non-acceptance would framed and double

Chirac, President of cause embarrassment to matted antique map the French Republic. donor and U.S. circa 1669 of the

Government. United States, Canada, and Greenland; sight size 24" x 18". Recd-- February 19, 1999. Est. Value--$1200. Archives Foreign. President............................ 4" x 6" ornate

His Excellency Massimo Non-acceptance would reticulated silver D'Alema and Mrs.

cause embarrassment to tray. Recd--March 5, D'Alema, President of donor and U.S. 1999. Est. Value-- the Council of

Government. $1400. Archives

Ministers of the Foreign.

Italian Republic. President............................ (1) 13" x 22" ceramic His Excellency Armando Non-acceptance would wall hanging that

Calderon Sol,

cause embarrassment to depicts a boy peeking President of the

donor and U.S. through a cactus,

Republic of El

Government. $185. (2) Paperback. Salvador. ``Ceramica,'' by Cesar Sermeno, $5. Recd-- March 9, 1999. Est. Value--$190. Archives Foreign. (1) Bottle of Foucher white wine. (2) Bottle of Cousine-Macul cabernet sauvignon. (3) Bottle of Finlandia vodka. (4) Bottle of Johnnie Walker Black Label scotch. (5) Bottle of Corodniu champagne. Recd--March 9, 1999. Est. Value--$120. Accepted by Another Government Agency. President............................ (1) 9" bronze sculpture His Excellency Alvaro Non-acceptance would that depicts hands Arzu Irigoyen,

cause embarrassment to reaching upward, on a President of the

donor and U.S. 5" square black wooden Republic of Guatemala. Government. base, $500. (2) Two 11" x 14" x 6" inlaid wooden boxes that contain stationery and a black pen, personalized for the President and First lady, $800. (3) Two cases of refill stationery, $400. Recd--March 10, 1999. Est. Value--$1700. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) 23" x 16" paper The Honorable Dr. Vilma Non-acceptance would scroll honoring the R. de Castellanos, cause embarrassment to President's visit to Mayor of Tegucigalpa, donor and U.S. Honduras, $25. (2) 7" Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Government. long silver key, held in a 14" x 10" x 4" wooden box with blue velvet lining, $400. Recd--March 11, 1999. Est. Value--$425. Archives Foreign. President............................ 18" x 15" black wood His Excellency Bertie Non-acceptance would framed and matted

Ahern, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to watercolor painting of of Ireland.

donor and U.S. a white domed

Government. building, a fountain, and trees. Recd--March 17, 1999. Est. Value-- $1200. Archives Foreign. Dublin crystal oval dish with etching that reads ``Presented to Bill Clinton, President of the United States on the Occassion of St. Patrick's Day, 1999, by the Taoesich Bertie Ahern''; approximately 14" long x 16" tall x 18" wide. Recd--March 17, 1999. Est. Value-- $1200. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ 20" x 13" mother-of- Mr. Yasser Arafat, Non-acceptance would pearl and abalone oval Chairman, Executive cause embarrassment to shadow box Nativity Committee of the

donor and U.S. scene with a horseshoe- Palestine Liberation Government. shaped crown on top. Organization. Inside the crown is an angel and a man. Recd-- March 23, 1999. Est. Value--$750. Archives Foreign. President............................ 5" square x 3" tall His Excellency Jacques Non-acceptance would Christian Dior men's Chirac, President of cause embarrassment to burlwood jewelry box the French Republic. donor and U.S. with removable top

Government. drawer lined with suede, and lid with small gilt handle. Recd--April 23, 1999. Est. Value--$250. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) 6" x 7" bronze His Excellency Leonid Non-acceptance would statute of three men Kuchma, President of cause embarrassment to and one woman on a Ukrane.

donor and U.S. ship, on a marble

Government. base, $750. (2) 15" x 5" diameter green vase hand-painted with purple and blue stemmed irises, $250. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$1000. Archives Foreign. President............................ 5" x 2" silver box with His Excellency

Non-acceptance would lid rimmed with 18 kt. Nursultan Nazarbayev, cause embarrassment to gold border and the President of the

donor and U.S. seal of Kazakhstan Republic of Kazakhstan. Government. engraved on top. Recd-- April 14, 1999. Est. value--$2000. Archives Foreign. President............................ 8" tall 14 kt. gold and His Excellency Eduard Non-acceptance would silver tree with green Shevardnadze,

cause embarrassment to enamel leaves and

President of Georgia. donor and U.S. grapes, on a 3" x 6"

Government. marble stand. Recd-- April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$2500. Archives Foreign. President............................ .5 liter bottle of His Excellency Viktor Non-acceptance would liquor, vintage 1963. Orban, The Prime

cause embarrassment to Recd--May 3, 1999. Minister of the

donor and U.S. Est. Value--$50.

Republic of Hungary Government. Accepted by Another and Mrs. Orban. Government Agency. President............................ Gilt framed pastel and His Excellency Keizo Non-acceptance would gold wash painting of Obuchi, The Prime

cause embarrassment to Mount Fuji at sunset Minister of Japan and donor and U.S. with a pine forest in Mrs. Obuchi.

Government. the foreground, under glass; sight size 16" x 20"; signed in calligraphy. Recd--May 3, 1999 Est. Value-- $2500. Archives Foreign. President............................ Three bottles of 1995 His Excellency Arpad Non-acceptance would Szepsy wine. Recd-- Goncz, The President cause embarrassment to June 8, 1999. Est. of the Republic of donor and U.S. Value--$90. Accepted Hungary and Mrs. Goncz. Government. by Another Government Agency. President............................ Handcrafted 32 piece His Excellency Dr. Non-acceptance would lead crystal chess Janez Drnovsek, Prime cause embarrassment to set. Board is 21"

Minister of the

donor and U.S. square with black

Republic of Slovenia. Government. marble base and crystal top. Each playing piece is 2-3" tall, one side has a white marble base, the other has a black marble base. Recd-- June 22, 1999. Est. Value--$1400. Archives Foreign. President............................ 13" x 27" wood carving His Excellency Ljubco Non-acceptance would of a bird and two

Georgievski, The Prime cause embarrassment to bunches of grapes, Minister of the Former donor and U.S. with a 2.5" wooden Yugoslav Republic of Government. border. Recd--June 24, Macedonia and Mrs. 1999. Est. Value-- Georgievska. $500. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ 65" x 78" earth-tone His Excellency Mohamed Non-acceptance would wool tapestry wall Hosny Mubarak,

cause embarrassment to hanging reproduction President of the Arab donor and U.S. that depicts a city Republic Egypt.

Government. street filled with people. Recd--July 1, 1999. Est. Value-- $2500. Archives Foreign. President............................ Leather-bound antique His Excellency Ehud Non-acceptance would book with gilt edging. Barak, The Prime

cause embarrassment to ``The Recovery of

Minister of Israel and donor and U.S. Jerusalem,'' by

Mrs. Barak.

Government. Captain Charles Wilson and Captain Warren; original edition published 1871. Recd-- July 16, 1999. Est. Value--$700. Archives Foreign. President............................ 8" diameter carved gold His Excellency Sergei Non-acceptance would chased metal and

Stepashin, Chairman of cause embarrassment to vermeil tray with tree the Government of the donor and U.S. matching 4" tall

Russian Federation. Government. pedestal cordial glasses. Recd--July 27, 1999. Est. Value-- $300. Archives Foreign. President............................ Antique leather-bound His Majesty Mohamed VI, Non-acceptance would books. (1) Six volume King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to set of ``The World

donor and U.S. Crisis,'' by Winston

Government. Churchill, first edition, $2400. (2) ``Historic, Military, and Naval Anecdotes,'' by Edward Orme; illustrated with hand- colored lithographs, first edition, $3000. (3) ``Sonnets,'' by the Italian poet Petrarch, hand- illuminated edition, $5000. (4) ``Commentaries,'' by Caesar, edited by Clark in a large rebacked folio with maps, plans, and plates, $4000. Recd-- September 1, 1999. Est. Value--$14400. Archives Foreign. 8" x 11" green leather portfolio embossed with the seal of Morocco. Recd-- September 1, 1999. Est. Value--$30. Archives Foreign. President............................ 59" x 67" sage, beige, His Excellency Sir Non-acceptance would brown, and maroon

Michael Hardie-Boys, cause embarrassment to colored rug titled G.C.M.G., Governor donor and U.S. ``Whaka Hura'';

General of New Zealand. Government. limited edition. Recd-- September 13, 1999. Est. Value--$2824. Archives Foreign. President............................ 9" diameter bronze His Excellency Phan Van Non-acceptance would incense burner with Khai, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to animal head ring

of the Socialist

donor and U.S. handles. Bowl and legs Republic of Vietnam. Government. have inlaid lacquer, shell, and mother-of- pearl traditional motifs and figures. Matching lid has open ventilation slots, inlaid folk instruments motif, and is capped with a ``fu dog'' finial. Burner stands on a tripodial base with plaque that reads ``With the compliments from H.E. Mr. Phan Van Khai, Prime Minister, Socialist Republic of Vietnam.'' Recd-- September 13, 1999. Est. Value--$500. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ (1) 8" x 17" etched and The Right Honorable Non-acceptance would sand blasted blue

Jenny Shipley, P.C., cause embarrassment to crystal canoe, $125. The Prime Minister of donor and U.S. (2) Two woven pouches New Zealand and Mr. Government. that contain a

Shipley. greenstone from the Ngai Tahu tribe and a Kauri tree seed, a symbolic tree in New Zealand, $30. (3) 18" x 18" x 10" black wooden box with wool lining and a removable lid with an applied leaf design, $45. Recd--September 13, 1999. Est. Value-- $200. Archives Foreign. President............................ 24" x 20" gilt wood The Right Honorable Non-acceptance would framed and matted

Jean Chretien, P.C., cause embarrassment to impressionist style M.P., Prime Minister donor and U.S. winter landscape oil of Canada.

Government. painting titled ``Vienvra le Temps,'' that depicts a hiking man sitting under a tree next to a campfire; painted and signed by Serge Brunoni; sight size 12" x 16". Recd-- September 30, 1999. Est. Value--$800. Archives Foreign. President............................ 11" tall x 9" long x 3" The Honorable Lucien Non-acceptance would wide solid bronze

Bouchard, Prime

cause embarrassment to sculpture of a

Minister of the

donor and U.S. woodland caribou;

Province of Quebec. Government. signed by artist Huguette Joneas. Recd-- October 9, 1999. Est. Value--$1200. Archives Foreign. President............................ 14" cut crystal Valaska His Excellency Eduard Non-acceptance would Bela vase with a

Kukan, Minister of cause embarrassment to snowflake motif and Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S. sawtooth border. Recd-- Slovak Republic.

Government. October 9, 1999. Est. Value--$550. Archives Foreign. President............................ Hardcover book. ``The Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would Mosaics of Jordan,'' Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to by Michele Piccirillo. Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. Recd--October 12,

Jordan.

Government. 1999. Est. Value--$65. Archives Foreign. President............................ 9" x 10" long silver His Excellency Kjell Non-acceptance would model of a single- Magne Bondevik, Prime cause embarrassment to sailed Norwegian

Minister of Norway. donor and U.S. Viking boat, which

Government. sits on a 6" x 7.5" wooden base with silver plaque. Recd-- October 15, 1999. Est. Value--$700. Archives Foreign. President............................ Gilt framed shadow box Her Excellency Mireya Non-acceptance would that contains a gold- Moscoso, President of cause embarrassment to tone reproduction of a the Republic of Panama. donor and U.S. Panamanian Huaca.

Government. Recd--October 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $200. Archives Foreign. President............................ 10.5" tall x 10" wide His Excellency Olusegun Non-acceptance would silver eagle with

Obasanjo, The

cause embarrassment to vermeil gold beak and President of the

donor and U.S. talons, that sits on a Federal Republic of Government. wooden base with

Nigeria and Mrs. plaque. Recd--October Obasanjo. 28, 1999. Est. Value-- $2800. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) Three hardcover Their Majesties, The Non-acceptance would books. ``Norway,'' King and Queen of

cause embarrassment to ``The Other Side of Norway.

donor and U.S. Blue,'' and ``Living

Government. in Norway,'' $60. (2) 8" x 10" framed photograph of King Harald and Queen Sonja, $20. Recd-- November 1, 1999. Est. Value--$80. Archives Foreign.

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18" tall bronze abstract sculpture of a man and woman standing together, titled ``Unity,'' signed by artist Kjersti, W., that sits on a 8" x 5.5" black marble base. Recd-- November 1, 1999. Est. Value--$3000. Archives Foreign. President............................ 15" x 19" mother-of- Mr. Yasser Arafat, Non-acceptance would pearl and abalone

Chairman, Committee of cause embarrassment to shadow box Nativity the Palestine

donor and U.S. scene. Recd--November Liberation

Government. 1, 1999. Est. Value-- Organization. $1000. Archives Foreign. President............................ 16" x 14" x 8" 18 kt. His Royal Highness Non-acceptance would gold mantle clock with Prince Bandar bin

cause embarrassment to Arabic numerals, with Sultan, Ambassador of donor and U.S. a sterling silver

Saudi Arabia.

Government. Arabian horse with traditional Bahraini dress saddle that stands on a malachite base. Recd--November 3, 1999. Est. Value-- $12000. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) Hardcover book. The Honorable Erol Non-acceptance would ``Istanbul,'' $50. (2) Cakir, Governor of cause embarrassment to 12" silver coffee pot Istanbul, The Republic donor and U.S. that sits on a 6"

of Turkey.

Government. diameter base, with inscription on base that reads ``As a memory of visiting Istanbul: Earl Cakir,'' $2500. Recd-- November 17, 1999. Est. Value--$2550. Archives Foreign. President............................ 15" x 9" ornately

The Honorable Dimitris Non-acceptance would carved gold and silver L. Avramopoulos, The cause embarrassment to religious icon in the Mayor of Athens and donor and U.S. shape of an altar with Mrs. Avramopoulos, The Government. a picture of the

Hellenic Republic. Virgin Mary of Soumela in the center; mounted on an 18" x 12" velvet- covered board. Recd-- November 22, 1999. Est. Value--$800. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) 14" tall x 14" wide The Honorable Yordon Non-acceptance would x 6" deep grey/green Sokolov, President, cause embarrassment to carved marble eagle, National Assembly, donor and U.S. $1000. (2) 2.5"

Republic of Bulgaria. Government. diameter silver medallion that depicts a religious man with a beard, with writing around the rim, $50. Recd--November 22, 1999. Est. Value-- $1050. Archives Foreign. (1) Videotape. ``Panorama,'' $15. (2) Hardcover book. ``120 Years National Assembly 1879-1999,'' by the National Assembly in Sofia, $25. Recd--November 22, 1999. Est. Value-- $40. Archives Foreign.. President............................ 28" x 23" gilt and His Excellency Petar Non-acceptance would peach framed abstract Stoyanov, The

cause embarrassment to oil painting that

President of the

donor and U.S. depicts a blue cup and Republic of Bulgaria Government. a peach block in the and Mrs. Stoyanova. lower corner on a navy background; sight size 19" x 24". Recd-- November 22, 1999. Est. Value--$300. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ (1) 31" x 43" oil

His Excellency Leonid Non-acceptance would painting on canvas Kuchma, President of cause embarrassment to titled ``The Well,'' Ukraine.

donor and U.S. in a 49.5" x 38" gilt

Government. frame. Piece depicts a stone well in a barren landscape of muted grey, blue, and green tones, $3500. (2) Silver medallion engraved with the image of a Ukrainian palace, $50. (3) 3" x 1" gold-plated sculpture in the shape of a wand and a crown, all of which sit on a green marble base, $40. (4) 8" diameter green glass vase with blue, grey, red, and yellow circles and swirls, $250. Recd-- December 8, 1999. Est. Value--$3840. Archives Foreign. (1) Bottle of Hetman vodka (2) Bottle of Ukrainian liquor. Recd--December 8, 1999. Est. Value--$65. Accepted by Another Government Agency.. President............................ (1) Three ceramic

His Majesty Sultan Haji Non-acceptance would coffee canisters, with Hassanal Bolkiah Mu' cause embarrassment to gold-tone clasps, $60. Izzaddin Waddaulah, donor and U.S. (2) Small navy blue Sultan and Yang Di- Government. nylon backpack, $25. Pertuan of Brunei (3) Green apron with Darussalam. gold vertical stripes, $30. (4) Green pot holder with gold vertical stripes, $15. (5) Navy blue plastic tote bag with gold stars, $20. (6) Light brown ``Millennium Bear'' teddy bear, $50. (7) 18" x 27" braided wicker basket, $60. (8) 14" oatmeal and brown Harrods teddy bear with a maroon fleece hat and scarf, $75. (9) 10" brass and glass coffee pot, $60. (10) Silver corkscrew, $35. (11) Two 7" silver candlesticks, $60. (12) 9" crystal decanter with gold trim, $100. (13) Set of four crystal brandy glasses with gold trim, $200. (14) Silver gray ladle, $25. (15) 9" silver platter, $50. (16) 8" silver gravy boat, $40. (17) 8" cream colored cake stand with a green and purple grape and leaf pattern, $75. Recd-- December 16, 1999. Est. Value--$980. Archives Foreign. Assorted wine, champagne, candles, and food products, all from Harrods. Recd-- December 16, 1999. Est. Value--$1200. Accepted by Another Government Agency.. President............................ Set of 14 kt. gold cuff His Excellency Martti Non-acceptance would links and tie clip Ahtisaari, President cause embarrassment to that bear the seal of of Finland.

donor and U.S. Finland. Recd--

Government. December 17, 1999. Est. Value--$575. Archives Foreign.

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President............................ Three 29" diameter His Excellency Jibril Non-acceptance would circular leather mats Muhammad Aminu,

cause embarrassment to and one 11.5' x 10' Ambassador of the

donor and U.S. leather floor

Federal Republic of Government. covering. All items Nigeria. are primarily beige with green stripes and a red and white floral and heart pattern. The three round mats are embroidered to read ``Bill Clinton.'' Recd--December 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $5000. Archives Foreign. President............................ 10" x 8" gold and

His Excellency

Non-acceptance would silver sculpture with Nursultan Nazarbayev, cause embarrassment to a circular flat top President of the

donor and U.S. lined with small

Republic of Kazakhstan. Government. animals and a carved object in the middle, on a blue-green marble/ granite base. Recd-- December 20, 1999. Est. Value--$1000. Archives Foreign. (1) Two 18 kt. gold

..................... rings attached to a pendant and cuff bracelet by two thin gold chains. All pieces are embedded with turquoise stones, $1800. (2) 12" x 10" green marble two-piece sculpture. The sphere has a metal ring that reads ``Cooperative Threat Reduction,'' which sits in a concave spot on the marble base, $150. (3) Set of 18 kt. gold rectangular cuff links with an intricately carved design on each, $225. Recd--December 20, 1999. Est. Value-- $2175. Archives Foreign. President............................ (1) Case of eight

His Excellency Zine El- Non-acceptance would bottles of olive oil. Abidine Ben Ali, The cause embarrasment to (2) Two 10lb. bags of President of the

donor and U.S. dates. Recd--December Republic of Tunisia Government. 29, 1999. Est. Value-- and Mrs. Ben Ali. $200. Accepted by Another Government Agency. 20"diameter x 15" tall ..................... yellow and purple leather ottman storage box. Ottoman is hollow with lid. Inside the ottoman are two 14"diameter x 5" tall purple and yellow leather trays. Recd-- December 29, 1999. Est. Value--$350. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) Silver brooch with Their Imperial

Non-acceptance would clusters of pearls in Majesties The Emperor cause embarrassment to the shape of a daisy, and Empress of Japan. donor and U.S. $185. (2) 2" x 8" x

Government. 10" black lacquer box with gold wheat desing on the lid, $250. Recd--June 22, 1994. Est. Value--$435. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. (1) 15" tall porcelain Mr. Joe Harrington Non-acceptance would figure of a woman

Mayor of Limerick

cause embarrassment to dancer with long brown Ireland.

donor and U.S. hair and a white

Government. hardened mesh dress standing on a rock surrounded by puffins, $350. (2) 9" x 7" gold- tone framed poem titled ``Dance In The Wind'' $25. (3) 6" x 4" white and blue porcelain stand that reads ``Dance In The Wind, Limited Edition No. 1, Presented to Hillary Clinton by the City of Limerick, Ireland, 5th of September 1998,'' $50. Recd--September 8, 1998. Est. Value-- $425. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 10" The Honorable

Non-acceptance would tall off-white carved Licenciado Xavier

cause embarrassment to bone that depicts a Abreu Sierra,

donor and U.S. warrior wearing a

Presidente Municipal Government. jaguar headdress; a de Merida, Merida, lion's head protrudes Yucatan Mexico. from the top of the bone; sitting on a 3" diameter wooden base, $200. For the First Lady: 1" x 2" gold filigree cross pendant, $250. Recd-- February 14, 1999. Est. Value--$450. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: Two His Excellency Ernesto Non-acceptance would volume and antique Zedillo Ponce de Leon, cause embarrassment to book set. ``The

President of the

donor and U.S. History of the

United Mexican States. Government. Conquest of Mexico By the Spaniards,'' by Don Antonio de Solis, $400. For the First Lady: (1) Book. ``Rebuzus de la Collection,'' by Robert Everts, $50. (2) Traditional Mexican shawl, $150. Recd--February 15, 1999. Est. Value-- $600. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 15" His Excellency Flt. Lt. Non-acceptance would x 20" light yellow/ Jerry John Rawlings, cause embarrassment to brown traditional

(Ret.), The President donor and U.S. Ashanti stool with of the Republic of Government. various shaped

Ghana and Mrs. carvings, $500. For Rawlings. the First Lady: (1) Three 11" x 13" gilt framed and matted shadow boxes containing multicolored cotton traditional Ghanaian cloths, $375. (2) 23" long yellow traditional Ghanaian beaded a necklace with blue, white, and red stripes, and two 1" gold tube accents, with a matching bracelet, $100. (3) 18" long 18 kt. gold link necklace with a 1" pure gold nugget pendant, and a pair of matching 2" dangling pierced earrings with .5" pure gold nuggets at the ends, $1400. Recd--February 23, 1999. Est. Value-- $2375. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 20" His Excellency Arnoldo Non-acceptance would x 13" x 11" wood

Aleman, The President cause embarrassment to lacquered humidor with of the Republic of donor and U.S. two drawers, $650. For Nicaragua and Mrs. Government. the First Lady: 1" x Aleman. 2" x 14 kt. gold filigree leaf-shaped brooch, $300. Recd-- March 10, 1999. Est. Value--$950. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. For the President: 23" His Excellency

Non-acceptance would x 15" black framed and Aleksander

cause embarrassment to matted pen sketch of a Kwasniewski, The

donor and U.S. Warsaw city square; President of the

Government. signed by the artist Republic of Poland and Solom Krosimy, $300. Mrs. Kwasniewski. For the First Lady: 90" x 16" blue silk table runner with rust, pink, green, tan, and blue floral motif, gold backing, and silver fringe on both ends, $165. Recd-- April 23, 1999. Est. Value--$465. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) Hardcover book. His Excellency Heydar Non-acceptance would ``Together Towards the Aliyev, President of cause embarrassment to New Century: Official the Republic of

donor and U.S. Visit of Heydar Aliyev Azerbaijan.

Government. to the United States of America,'' $40. (2) Paperback. ``NATO and Azerbaijan,'' $10. (3) Silver and vermeil wine decanter ewer set with six cups and a platter. 13" tall decanter has long spout and handle, with blue, white and green floral enamel motif. 3.5" tall cups have engraved silver floral motif and sit on a gold stem. 16" x 12" platter has white, blue, and green floral enamel work on each scalloped end and a silver medallion in the center of the platter surrounded by a gold engraved background, $2500. (4) Silver and vermeil tea set with six settings and a black and white enamel floral motif; that includes 8.5" tall teapot with gold spout, handle, and attached lid; 3" diameter gold saucers; 1.5" tall x 2.5" diameter teacups; 3.5" long spoons; 13" diameter platter with silver rim, gold trimmed circle of black and white enamel work at the center, $3000. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value-- $5550. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the First Lady: 4" The Right Honorable Non-acceptance would x 7" round crystal Jean Chretien, P.C., cause embarrassment to bowl with geometric M.P., The Prime

donor and U.S. and vine motif, $350. Minister of Canada and Government. For the President: 30" Mrs. Chretien. x 34" brown framed and double matted 22" x 26" print of a crane in red and black, titled ``Radiant Loon''; signed by the artist Kenojuak; numbered 15/50, $1000. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$1350. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. For the First Lady: (1) His Excellency Suleyman Non-acceptance would 13" x 9" round silver Demirel, The President cause embarrassment to vessel with a floral of the Republic of donor and U.S. and bird relief.

Turkey and Mrs.

Government. Vessel has a hinged Demirel. lid with a gold spiral leaf finial, $1200. (2) 48" x 96" rust, orange, blue, and tan Vakko silk scarf with a geometric and floral motif, $150. (3) Two silver frames with a rope border, a name plate of donor, and the Turkish crest, each including photographs inscribed by the donor, $600. For the President: Large hardcover book ``Istanbul Capital of Empires,'' by Ertug, $200. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value-- $2150. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) Six place settings, His Excellency Islam Non-acceptance would including a four piece Karimov, President of cause embarrassment to silver flatware set the Republic of

donor and U.S. with a symbol that Uzbekistan.

Government. depicts an eagle at the bottom of each piece, $3300. (2) 13" brass Chillim pipe that has turquoise beads in a floral motif, $300. (3) 19" long wooden flute with mother-of-pearl inlay floral design, $175. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$3775. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 9" His Excellency Petar Non-acceptance would diameter bronze plate Stoyanov, The

cause embarrassment to with silver overlay President of the

donor and U.S. and crest in the

Republic of Bulgaria Government. center and an etched and Mrs. Stoyanova. signature, $300. For the First Lady: 3" x 3" silver model of a domed church, $250. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$550. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. 43" x 30" gilt framed His Excellency Vaclav Non-acceptance would pencil sketch of

Havel, President of cause embarrassment to butterflies, pink

the Czech Republic. donor and U.S. roses, orchids, and

Government. seven face profiles with a 5" x 3" square cut out in the center of the piece with sketches of five additional profiles. Recd--April 28, 1999. Est. Value--$750. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) 4' x 8' red hand- Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would woven wool rug with Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to green, black, blue, Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. and yellow vertical Jordan.

Government. stripes, $800. (2) 4' x 3' black wood framed painting titled ``Spring/Winter,'' that is divided into two halves, one half has blue paint splatters and a blue horizontal stripe, other half has yellow paint splatters and a yellow horizontal stripe, $1200. (3) 72" x 28" rust and mustard colored silk shawl with a gold braided border and nine embroidered flowers with stems standing vertically from the base, $400. Recd--May 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $2400. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. For the First Lady: 16" The Honorable Pierre Non-acceptance would long Gilbert Albert Muller, Mayor of

cause embarrassment to black leather necklace Geneva, Switzerland. donor and U.S. with silver pendant

Government. that depicts three conch shells with a pink pearl in the center, $450. For the President: 10" dark wood Gilbert Albert letter opener with two silver conch shells and one small pink pearl on the end, $300. Recd--June 16, 1999. Est. Value-- $750. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 9" His Excellency Jacques Non-acceptance would square wooden Hermes Chirac, President of cause embarrassment to picture frame with the French Republic. donor and U.S. burgundy leather hinge

Government. that opens to display two 4.5" square pictures, $200. For the First Lady: 18 kt. gold Claude Lalanne floral brooch depicting a dogwood blossom, $750. Recd-- June 17, 1999. Est. Value--$950. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: His Excellency Lionel Non-acceptance would Silver-plated Waterman Jospin, The Prime

cause embarrassment to ``Night and Day''

Minister of the French donor and U.S. fountain pen that has Republic and Mrs.

Government. silver and black

Jospin. horizontal stripes and black tips, $345. For the First Lady: 9.5" tall x 4" diameter cobalt blue porcelain vase with gilt fleur- de-lis accents and gilt rim, $300. Recd-- June 17, 1999. Est. Value--$645. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. 10" tall white

His Excellency Kim Dae- Non-acceptance would cloisonne vase with jung, The President of cause embarrassment to gold trim and adorned the Republic of Korea donor and U.S. with green, blue, and and Mrs. Kim.

Government. pink flowers, that sits on a silver base. Recd--July 3, 1999. Est. Value--$300. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) 11" tall black hand- His Excellency Andres Non-acceptance would woven handbag with a Pastrana, The

cause embarrassment to pink, yellow, and

President of the

donor and U.S. green floral motif Republic of Colombia Government. with drawstring

and Mrs. Pastrana. closure and a woven shoulder strap, $50. (2) 100" x 95" ornate white hand-woven hammock with braided fringe and a peacock motif on the edges, $450. Recd--September 21, 1999. Est. Value-- $500. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) 15" x 22" mother-of- Mr. Yasser Arafat, Non-acceptance would pearl and abalone

Chairman, Executive cause embarrassment to shadow box Nativity Committee of the

donor and U.S. scene that reads

Palestine Liberation Government. ``Bethlehem 2000"

Organization. across the front, $1000. (2) 16" 18kt. gold hourglass link necklace with hexagonal diamond pendant with a blue sapphire in lower center, $5000. Recd-- September 23, 1999. Est. Value--$6000. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. 23" tall ceramic vase Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would in blue, green, white, Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to and gold pattern with Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. gold around the rim Jordan.

Government. and base. Recd-- October 12, 1999. Est. Value--$300. Archives Foreign.

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46" x 29" tile mosaic depicting the Church of St. Stephen on a beige background with yellow, rust, black, and brown. Recd-- October 12, 1999. Est. Value--$3500. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: 53" His Excellency Olusegun Non-acceptance would x 41" gilt wood framed Obasanjo, The

cause embarrassment to and matted dot

President of the

donor and U.S. painting of the

Federal Republic of Government. President wearing a Nigeria and Mrs. black suit and a red Obasanjo. and blue striped tie with a red and yellow background; sight size 36" x 25", $100. For the First Lady: Two traditional Nigerian silk outfits, each includes a mesh silk shirt and three wraps. One wrap measures 88" x 50", one measures 44" x 27", and the other measures 21" x 74". The first outfit is beige with gold and blue weaving, blue vertical stripes, and gold diagonal stripes with gold fringe, $360. The second outfit is silk with gold and brown weaving, pink and gold flowers, brown, gold, and red horizontal stripes and gold fringe, $310. Recd-- October 28, 1999. Est. Value--$770. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. (1) Two 42" x 91" and His Excellency

Non-acceptance would 42" x 150" black,

Abdurrahman Wahid, The cause embarrassment to rust, and cream silk President of the

donor and U.S. sarees with an exotic Republic of Indonesia Government. print, $300. (2) 24" and Mrs. Wahid. square wood framed 3- dimensional wood carving that depicts a female Hindu Goddess playing a sitar in a forest setting, $1000. (3) 11" diameter orange alabaster bowl with silver banding on the outside rim that sits on a wooden base, $600. Recd--November 12, 1999. Est. Value-- $1900. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the First Lady: 12" His Excellency Suleyman Non-acceptance would x 9" silver oval

Demirel, The President causeembarrassment to hanging mirror with of the Republic of donor and U.S. silver chain,

Turkey and Mrs.

Government. scalloped edges and Demirel. raised heart motif on the back, $700. For the President: White album of photographs commemorating the President and First Lady's State Visit to Ankara, Turkey, $50. Recd--November 15, 1999. Est. Value-- $750. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. (1) 18 kt. gold brooch His All Holiness

Non-acceptance would with grape leaf motif Bartholomew Archbishop cause embarrassment to that reads ``2000,'' of Constantinople, New donor and U.S. $450. (2) Three

Rome and Ecumenical Government. butterfly pins, one Patriarch. large silver, one medium gold, and one small silver, $250. (3) Paperback. ``Tsitouras: Discover the Tsitouras Collection 1999,'' $15. (4) Pair of 18" tall ornately engraved silver candlesticks on a tripodial base with clawed feet, $8000. Recd--November 17, 1999. Est. Value-- $8715. Archives Foreign. 21" x 15" unframed religious paper with four gold leaf squares of Jesus at various stages in his life and Turkish writings in the background. Recd-- November 17, 1999. Est. Value--$800. Archives Foreign. Two paperbacks.

...................... ``Conversations With Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I,'' by Oliver Clement, and ``The Orthodox Church and the Environment,'' by Athena Schina. Recd--November 17, 1999. Est. Value--$35. Archives Foreign. President and First Lady............. For the President: (1) Her Excellency Elisavet Non-acceptance would Paperback. ``Coins and Papazoi, Minister of cause embarrassment to Numismatics,''

Culture of the

donor and U.S. published by the

Hellenic Republic. Government. Hellenic Ministry of Culture and the Numismatic Museum, $25. (2) Three laminated pamphlets. ``Archaic Horsemen of the Acropolis,'' $5. (3) Large hardcover book about ancient artifacts, written in Greek, $75. For the First Lady: Hardcover book. ``Greek Jewellery[sic]: 6,000 Years of Tradition,'' published by The Archaeological Receipts Fund, $50. Recd--November 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $155. Archives Foreign. For the President: (1) Four ancient silver Greek coins, $200. (2) 7" tall composition replica bust of a young boy titled ``The Head of Eros,'' on a 3" square wooden base, $50. (3) Paperback. ``The Monuments of the Acropolis,'' by Maria Brouskari, $20. For the First Lady: Gold- plated eight-petaled rosette brooch, $65. Recd--November 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $335. Archives Foreign.

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President and First Lady............. For the First Lady: 8" His Excellency

Non-acceptance would x 6" silver

Constantine Simitis, cause embarrassment to Hellenistic Water-Jug The Prime Minister of donor and U.S. pitcher with scrolled the Hellenic Republic Government. handle and spout that and Mrs. Simitis. resembles a leather sac, $1200. For the President and First Lady: (1) Hardcover book. ``The Olympic Games in Ancient Greece,'' edited by Nicolaos Yalouris, $40. (2) 24" x 11" x 1" off-white ceramic reproduction of an ancient relief that depicts two youths playing hockey with four onlookers, $175. Recd--November 20, 1999. Est. Value-- $1415. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... For the First Family: His Excellency Zhu Non-acceptance would (1) 66" x 65" cherry Rongji, The Premier of cause embarrassment to wood framed and matted the State Council of donor and U.S. color sketch of the the People's Republic Government. First Family at the of China and Madame Great Wall of China, Lao. $4000. (2) Hardcover book. ``The Life and Works of Wang Yingchun and Yang Lizhou,'' $30. For the First Lady: Four silk shirts, one short sleeve with green and white stripes, two short sleeve with tan and white stripes, and one tan long sleeve, $160. Recd--April 8, 1999. Est. Value-- $4190. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... For the President: His Excellency Keizo Non-acceptance would Paperback. ``The

Obuchi, The Prime

cause embarrassment to Exhibition of Hohrin Minister of Japan and donor and U.S. Fukuoji,'' $100. For Mrs. Obuchi.

Government. the First Lady: (1) 12" x 9" black lacquer letter box with gold and pink flowers painted on lid, $600. (2) 76" x 16" silk shawl, half black, half white, with a silk rose and leaf on each end, $200. (3) 21" x 18" silver blue framed and matted Japanese poem written in charcoal, made by Mrs. Obuchi, $500. For Chelsea Clinton: 5" x 4" brass Mikimoto frame inlaid with lapis and two cultured pearls, $300. Recd-- May 3, 1999. Est. Value--$1700. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... (1) 25" x 18" framed His Excellency Gerhard Non-acceptance would impression of 200

Schroeder, The

cause embarrassment to nails on white flat Chancellor of the

donor and U.S. paper, enclosed in a Federal Republic of Government. 33" x 27" plexiglass Germany and Mrs case; signed by artist Schroeder. Ueker, $2500. (2) Large hardcover book. ``Ueker,'' inscribed by artist, $30. (3) Two 80" x 30" black cashmere Jil Sander scarves, $1000. Recd-- June 16, 1999. Est. Value--$3530. Archives Foreign.

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First Family......................... For the President and The Honorable Viktorija Non-acceptance would First Lady: Set of 12 Potocnik, Mayor of cause embarrassment to handblown clear

Ljubljana Slovenia. donor and U.S. crystal wine glasses

Government. by Oskar Kogoj, each with unique colored stem design. Three 6" tall, six 8" tall, and three 10" tall. Five of the glasses have a flared cone base, $600. For the President: Hardcover book. ``Ljubljana: A Pictorial Chronicle of a Capital City,'' by Marko Habic, $40. For the First Lady: (1) Hardcover book. ``Nature Design,'' written and inscribed by Oskar Kogoj, $40. (2) Hardcover book. ``Ljubljana: City of Culture,'' by Bojana Leskovar, $20. For Chelsea Clinton: Hardcover book. Recd-- June 21, 1999. Est. Value--$740. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... For the President: (1) His Excellency Milan Non-acceptance would 14" x 10" reproduction Kucan, The President cause embarrassment to of the first Slovenian of the Republic of donor and U.S. Bible, circa 1584, Solvenia and Mrs.

Government. with brown leather Kucan. cover. The Bible is stored in a 15" x 12" engraved wooden box, $250. For the First Lady: 16" x 42" cream colored intricately woven doily table runner with scalloped edges, $100. For the President and First Lady: Two brown leather photo albums commemorating the President and First Lady's trip to Slovenia, June 1999, $150. For Chelsea Clinton: (1) Hardcover book. ``Slovenske Krajine,'' by Dusan Ogrin; inscribed by Ana and Spela Kucan, $30. (2) Paperback, ``Krajine/ Landscapes,'' written and inscribed by Ana Kucan, $20. (3) Small silver dove pendant on a silver chain, $50. Recd--June 22, 1999. Est. Value--$600. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... For the President: (1) His Excellency Nawaz Non-acceptance would Black and green wool Sharif, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to and viscose baseball of the Islamic

donor and U.S. cap that reads

Republic of Pakistan. Government. ``Ireland,'' $20. (2) Grey, blue, and black wool fisherman's sweater, $85. (3) Pair of 18 kt. gold Cartier cuff links in the shape of a car's head with emerald eyes and onyx nose, $1500. For the First Lady: Pair of Saks Fifth Avenue 18kt. white gold loop earrings encircled with gold and diamonds, $4000. For Chelsea Clinton: 18kt. gold Tiffany & Co. charm bracelet with five charms depicting starfish and hearts, $1200. Reed--July 5, 1999. Est. Value-- $6805. Archives Foreign.

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First Family......................... For Chelsea Clinton: His Excellency Bulent Non-acceptance would (1) 16" sliver red Ecevit, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to carnelian beaded

of the Republic of donor and U.S. necklace with eight Turkey.

Government. carved seals and a flat oval red stone pendant, $400. (2) 70" square purple, blue, and fuchsia silk scarf with a white circular pattern, $100. (3) 7" purple satin purse with purple fringe and metal sequins, $30. For the First Lady: (1) 54" x 16" hand printed gold, orange, blue, turquoise, and black silk scarf, $60. (2) 3" silver brooch with a 1" lapis stone and a small red coral stone, $200. (3) 16" carved silver serving tray with handles; attached to tray by a ribbon are 10 embroidered napkins, $550. For the President: (1) 9" diameter scalloped silver serving bowl and lid with carved silver flower finial, $450. (2) 4" tall scalloped silver creamer with handle and matching 6" diameter drip plate, $450. (3) 54" x 60" red, blue, green, gold, black, and orange handwoven Anatolian wool rug with braided fringe, $2000. (4) Two large hardcover copies of the book ``Anatolian Carpet,'' $50. (5) Leather-bound book. ``Architecture of the Ottoman Empire,'' $375. (6) Paperback. ``Turkish Handwoven Carpets,'' $50. Recd-- September 28, 1999. Est. Value--$4715. Archives Foreign.

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First Family......................... For Chelsea Clinton: His Excellency Suleyman Non-acceptance would Silver five piece

Demirel, The President cause embarrassment to mirror/hairbrush set of the Republic of donor and U.S. with raised floral Turkey and Mrs.

Government. pattern. Set includes Demirel. a 9.5" handheld mirror, a 7" comb, a 9" oval brush with handle, a 7" oval lint brush, and a 3" powder box with lid, $1200. For the First Lady: Large silk-covered book. ``Silks for the Sultans,'' by Ahmet Ertug, $150. For the President: (1) Large fabric-covered book. ``In Pursuit of Excellence,'' by Ahmet Ertug, $125. (2) Set of seven commemorative Turkish coins, one 25 lira gold, and six 3,000,000 lira silver. All read ``75 C 1923- 1998,'' $300. (3) Turkish State Award. Award consists of (a) White enamel and gold trimmed starburst medallion that hangs from a white eagle and olive branches, attached to a red and white striped ribbon. (b) Black leather and velvet portfolio that contains a certificate signed by President Demirel, $500. Recd-- November 15, 1999. Est. Value--$2275. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... 5.5" long antique

His Excellency Bulent Non-acceptance would silver floral-motif Ecevit, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to handheld mirror, with of the Republic of donor and U.S. six small lapis stones Turkey.

Government. embedded on the front and one larger lapis stone embedded on the back, $200 (2) 16" x 5" x 9.5" light green wooden box with gilt square accents on the top, each square painted with moon and berry designs; lined with tan velvet, $75. Recd--November 15, 1999. Est. Value-- $275. Archives Foreign. (1) 10" square silk His Excellency Bulent Non-acceptance would handkerchief trimmed Ecevit, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to with blue handstitched of the Republic of donor and U.S. lace, $50. (2)

Turkey.

Government. Handmade 10" long fork and spoon set made of black horn, inlaid with two stripes of bone and silver on the handles and dots on the tips, $40. (3) 67" x 17" handwoven white silk shawl with gold thread floral pattern and white silk fringe on each end, $175. Recd--November 15, 1999. Est. Value-- $265. Archives Foreign.

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First Family......................... (1) 40" x 40" hand- The Honorable Kemal Non-acceptance would embroidered linen

Nehrozoglu, Governor cause embarrassment to tablecloth with an of the Province Izmir. donor and U.S. embroidered floral

Government. design in each of the corners and a 1" gold colored lace doiley trimming the edges, $175. (2) Three hardcover copies of ``Ataturk's Izmir Days,'' complied by Izmir Valiligi, $150. (3) 42" x 70" dark multi-colored burlap kilim with fringed ends, displaying a Turkish design of different abstract shapes, $450. For Chelsea Clinton: 9" x 9" black velvet handmade Turkish drawstring handbag with a 3" diameter gold and silver embroidered emblem and a thin rope shoulder strap, $50. Recd-- November 16, 1999. Est. Value--$825. Archives Foreign. First Family......................... For the First Lady: His Excellency

Non-acceptance would 18kt. gold bangle

Constantinos

cause embarrassment to bracelet with a lion Stephanopoulos,

donor and U.S. head on each end,

President of the

Government. $1200. For Chelsea Hellenic Republic. Clinton: 7" silver necklace with a 1" round sodalite pendant, $225. For the President: (1) 9" diameter x 1.5" deep silver bowl engraved with a signature and the seal of Greece, $1000. (2) Two. 4.5" tall hand-hammered silver cups with raised olive branch relieve under the rim. Each cup is 5" in diameter and sits on a pedestal base, $3,000. Recd--November 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $5425; Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 26" x 26" gilt framed His Excellency Dr. Non-acceptance would and white matted oil Julio Maria

cause embarrassment to portrait of a man

Sanguinetti, President donor and U.S. wearing a maroon and of the Oriental

Government. brown coat, by Carmelo Republic of Uruguay. de Arzadun. Recd-- October 4, 1998. Est. Value--$3000. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) Two 4" tall six- His Excellency Jacques Non-acceptance would sided pots, $40. (2) Chirac, President of cause embarrassment to Two 2" tall six-sided the French Republic. donor and U.S. cache pots, $20. (3)

Government. 5" tall x 10" diameter red metal bowl with gold trim, $20. (4) 8" tall x 13" diameter wooden box covered with blue and multicolored cotton fabric, $10. Recd-- February 19, 1999. Est. Value--$90. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 73" x 18" grey silk and His Excellency Bertie Non-acceptance would rayon scarf with a Ahern, Prime Minister cause embarrassment to striped and floral of Ireland.

donor and U.S. pattern. Recd--March

Government. 17, 1999. Est. Value-- $245. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 2" x 3" 18 kt. gold General Selmy Selim, Non-acceptance would florentine scarab

President of Supreme cause embarrassment to pendant with blue

Council, Egypt.

donor and U.S. inlay accents. Recd--

Government. March 24, 1999. Est. Value--$1200. Archives Foreign.

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25" tall cream Egyptian alabaster vase inlaid with turquoise, lapis, and limestone banding. Recd--March 24, 1999. Est. Value--$1200. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 39" diameter mosaic The Honorable Muhammid Non-acceptance would that depicts a man El Hashim Guedria, cause embarrassment to wearing a fruit and Governor of Mahidia, donor and U.S. leaf crown, with a 7" The Republic of

Government. wide border that

Tunisia. depicts fruit and leaves. Recd--March 26, 1999. Est. Value-- $2500. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 26" coral graduated Mrs. Leila Ben Ali, Non-acceptance would bead necklace with a Office of the

cause embarrassment to 7" matching bracelet President of the

donor and U.S. and 2" tear-drop clip- Republic of Tunisia. Government. on earrings. Recd-- March 31, 1999. Est. Value--$1500. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 48" square red and His Excellency Jacques Non-acceptance would white silk Hermes

Chirac, President of cause embarrassment to scarf, permanently the French Republic. donor and U.S. creased accordion

Government. style. Recd--April 23, 1999. Est. Value-- $175. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 25" x 32" gilt floral His Excellency Eduard Non-acceptance would framed and matted

Shevardnadze,

cause embarrassment to cotton pastel drawing President of Georgia. donor and U.S. that is predominantly

Government. pink, white, blue, yellow, and black and depicts a woman walking away from a man; titled ``Street Scene in Rome'', by Zurab NizRaradze. Recd--April 24, 1999. Est. Value--$400. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 12" x 8" white Herend His Excellency Viktor Non-acceptance would porcelain serving bowl Orban, The Prime

cause embarrassment to bordered in mint green Minister of the

donor and U.S. and gold with yellow Republic of Hungary Government. and green flowers and and Mrs. Orban. butterfly motif. Recd-- May 3, 1999. Est. Value--$450. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) 80" x 20" orange His Excellency Abdul Non-acceptance would silk shawl with red Kareem Kabariti, The cause embarrassment to and gold embroidered Chief of the Royal donor and U.S. paisley design and Court and Mrs.

Government. orange tassles on both Kabariti, Amman, ends, $400, (2) 54" Jordan. long purple silk dress with purple and gold embroidered flowers and multicolored applique on the sleeves, neck, and sides, $600. Recd--May 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $1000. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) 12" x 7" white His Excellency Arpad Non-acceptance would Herend porcelain urn Goncz, The President cause embarrassment to with gilt trim, pink of the Republic of donor and U.S. and green flowers and Hungary and Mrs. Goncz. Government. butterfly motif, and matching lid with yellow rose finial, $1400. (2) 22" x 11" green velour table runner with gold trim and a 5" diameter needle-pointed rose in the center, $100. Recd--June 8, 1999. Est. Value--$1500. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady........................... (1) 26" x 9" x 9"

Mrs. Marguerite

Non-acceptance would carved red wooden

Kerekou, First Lady of cause embarrassment to statue depicting a Benin.

donor and U.S. woman carrying a baby

Government. in her arms and a bowl of fruit on her head, $475. (2) 20" silver beaded necklace with amber stones, $40. (3) 25" necklace with rust color seed beads, $65. (3) 9" irregularly shaped box covered in pink leather, $10. (4) 6' square cotton/linen blend blanket with white stitching, $75. Recd--June 11, 1999. Est. Value--$665. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 34" tall silver-plated Maitre Mohamed Debbagh, Non-acceptance would samovar with black President of the

cause embarrassment to wood finial lid, two Municipal Council Fez, donor and U.S. wood side handles, and Morocco.

Government. floral relief. Recd-- June 23, 1999. Est. Value--$1300. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) 30" ornate gold and The Honorable Leoluca Non-acceptance would silver vermeil belt Orlando, Mayor of

cause embarrassment to with an ornate buckle Palermo, Italy.

donor and U.S. depicting St. George

Government. and the Dragon, $1200. (2) 10" tall silver pitcher with large spout, pedestal base, and curled handle, $1200. Recd--June 23, 1999. Est. Value-- $2400. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 2" silver brooch with His Excellency Ljubco Non-acceptance would an oval mother-of- Georgievski, The Prime cause embarrassment to pearl center. Recd-- Minister of the Former donor and U.S. June 24, 1999. Est. Yugoslav Republic of Government. Value--$135. Archives Macedonia and Mrs. Foreign.

Georgievska. First Lady........................... Two 14" x 12" 18 kt. His Majesty Mohamed VI, Non-acceptance would gold and platinum

King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to picture frames with

donor and U.S. filigree motif and set

Government. with amethyst, topaz, garnet, jade, and acquamarine stones. Each hold an 8" x 10" photograph. One photograph is of the First Lady and the former King of Morocco. The other is of the former King of Morocco, the First Lady, and Chelsea Clinton walking. Both are inscribed by the former King. Recd-- September 7, 1999. Est. Value--$15000. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 21" Benin gilt bronze Mrs. Stella Obasanjo, Non-acceptance would head of a woman with First Lady of the

cause embarrassment to rings around her neck, Federal Republic of donor and U.S. on a 4" green stand. Nigeria.

Government. Recd--September 16, 1999. Est. Value-- $1000. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) 19.5" silver square His Excellency

Non-acceptance would link necklace with Bronislaw Geremek, cause embarrassment to yellow amber stones. Minister of Foreign donor and U.S. (2) \3/4\" silver

Affairs of the

Government. square shaped earrings Republic of Poland. with yellow amber stones. (3) 8" silver square link bracelet with yellow amber stones. Recd--October 6, 1999. Est. Value-- $350. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady........................... (1) 5" bronze statue of His Excellency

Non-acceptance would a man on a 1.5" black Aleksander

cause embarrassment to marble stand, by Zofia Kwasniewski, President donor and U.S. Wolslka, $3000. (2) of the Republic of Government. Silver medallion

Poland. depicting the profile of Fryderyk Chopin and his signature, $35. (3) Compact disc. ``Chopin Year 1999,'' $15. (4) Hardcover book. ``Spotkania z Chopinem,'' by Edward Hartwig, $45. Recd-- October 6, 1999. Est. Value--$3095. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) Hardcover book. His Excellency Rudolf Non-acceptance would ``Slovensko v

Schuster, The

cause embarrassment to Obrazoch,'' by

President of the

donor and U.S. Remedium, $50. (2) Slovak Republic and Government. Hardcover book.

Mrs. Schusterova. ``Slovakia,'' compiled by Eugen Lazistan, $25. (3) Silver medallion that depicts a castle and reads ``Prezidentsky Palac v Bratislve,'' $35. (4) 3" antique pottery oil lamp, $75. (5) 4" antique pottery jug, $100. (6) 3" antique pottery oil lamp, $75. Items 4-6 are contained on an 11" x 6" wooden stand with a gold-tone plaque that reads ``Roman Period 63 B.C.E. 330 C.E'' with a plastic lid. (7) 24" x 24" handwoven cream colored fiber wall hanging with floral design in a gold-tone wooden loom, $150. (8) 27" x 20" brightly colored oil painting on canvas that depicts a farm scene with people working, $350. (9) Blue glass tea set with hand-painted pink, yellow, and blue flowers and 24 kt. gold accents. Set includes a teapot, cream pitcher, sugar dish, six teacups, and six saucers, $600. Recd--October 6, 1999. Est. Value--$1460. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 4" blue, gold, white, His Excellency Olafur Non-acceptance would orange, and yellow Ragnar Grimsson,

cause embarrassment to kelandic glass figure President of the

donor and U.S. on a 3" clear glass Republic of Iceland. Government. stand that reads ``Forseti Islands.'' Recd--October 8, 1999. Est. Value--$300. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 10" cut crystal table His Excellency Eduard Non-acceptance would Valaska Bela basket Kukan, Minister of cause embarrassment to with a snowflake

Foreign Affairs of the donor and U.S. motif. Recd--October Slovak Republic.

Government. 9, 1999. Est. Value-- $300. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... Black onyx bead

Her Excellency Mireya Non-acceptance would necklace with a

Moscoso, President of cause embarrassment to pendant of four 14 kt. the Republic of Panama. donor and U.S. gold frogs and a pair

Government. of matching earrings. Recd--October 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $1200. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady........................... Two ornate brass lamps, His Majesty Mohamed VI, Non-acceptance would 58" in height and 27" King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to in diameter. Lamps

donor and U.S. have rectangular glass

Government. panels with hinge doors that open and have eight sockets inside, on a brass stand. Lamps are an arabesque, traditional Middle Eastern pattern. Recd--October 26, 1999. Est. Value-- $6000. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... (1) 18 kt. white gold Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would and diamond 16"

Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to necklace with center Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. pendant of seven

Jordan.

Government. diamonds, $8500. (2) Pair of open-work 18 kt. white gold and diamond clip-on earrings, $1200. Recd-- November 17, 1999. Est. Value--$9700. Archives Foreign. (1) 13" x 13" x 2" beige ceramic dish with four trees etched in the center in a darker beige tone, $150. (2) 16" x 12" red leather book of photographs commemorating the First Lady's visit to Jordan, $225. (3) 76" x 48" cream colored woven rug with three brown, green, and gold trees and cream colored fringe at each end, $675. Recd-- November 17, 1999. Est. Value--$1050. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 80" x 36" blue, red, The Honorable Ertugrul Non-acceptance would green, black, and

Dokuzoglu, Governor of cause embarrassment to white patterned

the Province of

donor and U.S. handwoven Turkish rug Antalya, Turkey.

Government. with cream colored fringe. Recd--November 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $600. Archives Foreign. 40" x 17" cream colored silk table runner with blue, pink, gold, and green floral embroidery on the ends and silver sequins along the edges. Recd-- November 18, 1999. Est. Value--$75. Archives Foreign. First Lady........................... 10'' white, blue, and The Honorable Bekir Non-acceptance would gold-tone porcelain Kumbul, Mayor of

cause embarrassment to urn with silver

Antalya, Turkey.

donor and U.S. overlay, hearts, and

Government. jewelled insets. Recd-- November 18, 1999. Est. Value--$850. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady........................... Six Coroc Studio

His Excellency Abdelsam Non-acceptance would purses. (1) 7" x 13" Jaidi, Consul General cause embarrassment to purple alligator

of the Kingdom of

donor and U.S. pattern velvet handbag Morocco.

Government. with two purple leather handles, $125. (2) 10" x 12" black leather shoulder bag with three divided compartments and two shoulder straps, $300. (3) 8" x 14" metallic grey leather purse with two shoulder straps and snap closure, $225. (4) 11" x 12" metallic blue handbag with two clear plastic handles, $250. (5) 12" x 14" soft brown alligator pattern leather drawstring shoulder bag, with one strap and silver accents, $200. (6) 6" x 10" red alligator pattern velvet handbag, with a front spin clasp and matching adjustable strap, $150. Recd-- November 24, 1999. Est. Value--$1250. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: (1) Mrs. Suzanne Mubarak, Non-acceptance would Paperback. ``Silent Ittihadiya Palace, cause embarrassment to Images: Women in

Egypt.

donor and U.S. Pharaonic Egypt,'' by

Government. Zahi Hawass, $10. (2) 49" x 39" multicolored wool rug that depicts an Egyptian market with four men trading pottery, $350. For Chelsea Clinton: 2" x .5" silver brooch that depicts a pueblo style house and wheel, set with turquoise and amethyst, $150. Recd-- March 23, 1999. Est. Value--$510. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: Set Her Excellency Faiza Non-acceptance would of blue glass

Kefi, Minister of

cause embarrassment to containers with silver Environment and Land donor and U.S. filigree accents. (1) Development of the Government. 5" x 8" round chalice Republic of Tunisia. with silver filigree base, $100. (2) 8" round container with silver filigree top, $100. (3) 13" x 7" vase with silver filigree top, $150. (4) 13" x 4" oil lamp with silver filigree, $125. (5) 13" x 3" decorative oil lamp with silver filigree handle, $125. (6) 3" x 2" amphora-shaped black, blue, and yellow glass vessel, $25. (7) 5" x 4" silver plaque that reads ``Presented to Mrs. Hillary Clinton By The Town Hall of Ariana Tunisia,'' $75. (8) Black carved rose on a silver stem with silver leaves, $150. (9) 22" x 60" orange scarf with foil stitching, $50. For Chelsea Clinton: Set of blue glass items with silver filigree accents. (1) 7" x 2" pair of slippers with silver fish motif on the toe, heal, and strap, $200. (2) Four blue and black painted pottery beads, each smaller than an inch, $40. (3) 4" x 5" silver plaque that reads ``Presented to Ms. Chelsea Clinton By The Town Hall of Ariana Tunisia,'' $75. (4) 5" x 3" cylinder container with silver top, $100. Recd--March 25, 1999. Est. Value-- $1315. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: Two His Excellency Zine El- Non-acceptance would black ceramic bottles Abidine Ben Ali, The cause embarrassment to with swirl wirework President of the

donor and U.S. motif silver finials, Republic of Tunisia Government. and silver pedestal and Mrs. Ben Ali. base. One is wide and 9" tall, the other is thin and 17" tall, $800. For Chelsea Clinton: 13" x 9" silver filigree two- sided oval dressing mirror on two column supports with covered jar on base, mounted on four feet, $650. Recd--March 28, 1999. Est. Value--$1450. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: (1) The Honorable Moulay Non-acceptance would 12" x 6" x 5" wood Mustapha Ait Mauma, cause embarrassment to lockable jewelry box Governor of

donor and U.S. with raised hinged Errachidia, Morocco. Government. lid, $200. (2) 26" irregular amber bead necklace. Salmon colored stone beads on metal loops separate some beads, $100. For Chelsea Clinton: (1) 10" x 6" x 4" wooden jewelry box, $100. (2) 28" link necklace of round medallions connected by silver rings with red and blue bead accents, $100. Recd--March 31, 1999. Est. Value-- $500. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady and Chelsea............... (1) Gold-tone leather His Majesty Hassan II, Non-acceptance would purse with two strap King of Morocco.

cause embarrassment to handles, $200. (2)

donor and U.S. Dark green silk caftan

Government. with green embroidery on the sleeves and collar, $300. (3) Black velvet caftan with gold-tone braiding at collar and shoulders, $300. (4) Two velvet capes, one blue/grey and one light blue, each with a hood lined with a gold-tone braid trim and tassels, $600. (5) Blue, green, yellow, and gold-tone silk caftan with gold-tone, blue, and green brocade down the center and matching sheer silk liner, $400. (6) Red and gold- tone polka-dot silk caftan with gold-tone and red brocade braid down the center and matching sheer silk liner, $350. (7) Two gold-tone brocade belts, $150. Recd-- April 1, 1999. Est. Value--$2300. Archives Foreign.

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(1) Three layered green organza and silk caftans with gold-tone embroidery, $350. (2) Silver-tone leather purse, $150. (3) 18 kt. gold overlay, silver, and green enamel horn-shaped evening purse with gold chain. Lid is set with 64 diamonds, and below the lid are seven garnets. Inside lid is a mirror surrounded by four more garnets, $20000. (4) Two 60" x 60" velvet blankets. One is red with gold-tone and red fringe. The other is blue with blue and gold-tone fringe tassels, and braid, $500. (5) Maroon velvet hooded cape with a gold-tone braid trim and tassels, $300. (6) Blue silk polka-dot caftan with blue, black, and gold-tone center brocade braid, $500. (7) Green and white floral silk caftan with green white, and gold-tone center brocade, $500. (8) Grey, silver-tone, and black diamond patterned silk caftan with gold-tone and silver-tone center brocade, $350. (9) Green sheer silk with a gold-tone, purple, white, and yellow floral design, with white, green and gold- tone braid accents, $350. (10) Sky blue silk satin caftan with white floral motif with blue, white and gold-tone center brocade, $350. Items 6- 10 each have matching silk liners. (11) Blue and silver-tone silk caftan with silver- tone sequins and a blue, grey and gold- tone center brocade, $300. (12) Blue, white, and black silk caftan with silver- tone bars and blue, grey, and gold-tone brocade accents, $350. (13) Two brown leather suitcases, $700. (14) Four gold-tone brocade belts, $300. Recd-- April 1, 1999. Est. Value--$25000. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... (1) Large fabric-

His Excellency

Non-acceptance would covered book. ``The Abderrahmane

cause embarrassment to Splendour of Islamic Youssoufi, Prime

donor and U.S. Calligraphy,'' by

Minister of Morocco. Government. Abdelkebir Khatibi, $60. (2) Large hardcover book. ``The Hassan II Mosque,'' Mohammed-Allal Sinaceur, $60. (3) 11" x 4" x 7" burlwood jewelry box with locking lid and two sectional interior, $250. (4) 6" tall x 4.5" diameter amber vessel with pointed lid. Both parts are decorated with silver accent overlays, $300. Recd--April 1, 1999. Est. Value--$670. Archives Foreign.

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First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: His Excellency Ehud Non-acceptance would Gold brooch in the Barak, The Prime

cause embarrassment to shape of four tulips, Minister of Israel and donor and U.S. $250. For Chelsea

Mrs. Barak.

Government. Clinton: 4" swan-like turquoise stone paperweight that is also a letter opener, $50. Recd--July 16, 1999. Est. Value-- $300. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For Chelsea Clinton: Mrs. Nava Barak, Israel Non-acceptance would 15.5" blue topaz

cause embarrassment to beaded necklace with a

donor and U.S. 22kt. gold double

Government. floral clasp, $450. For the First Lady: (1) 16" cut carnelian beaded triple strand necklace with a 22kt. gold clasp, $450. (2) .5" 22 kt. gold and cabochon carnelian circular earrings, $300. Recd--November 9, 1999. Est. Value-- $1200. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For Chelsea Clinton: Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would Steel Sector watch Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to with a black face and Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. a gold-tone crown on Jordan.

Government. the face, $150. For the First Lady: 7" silver and gold camel with a silver and gold military figure riding the camel that sits on a 1.5" marble stand, $4500. Recd--November 17, 1999. Est. Value-- $4650. Archives Foreign. First Lady and Chelsea............... For the First Lady: (1) The Honorable Istemihan Non-acceptance would 2" 18 kt. gold brooch Talay, The Minister of cause embarrassment to in the shape of a half Culture, Republic of donor and U.S. man, half bird, $400. Turkey and Mrs. Talay. Government. (2) 34" x 34" blue, white, yellow, and red Vakko silk scarf with a floral and striped pattern, $65. For Chelsea Clinton: (1) 16" silver link necklace with a flower pendant, $175. (2) 25" x 25" blue, green, yellow, and white Vakko silk scarf with an astrological sign pattern, $50. Recd-- November 18, 1999. Est. Value--$690. Archives Foreign. President and Chelsea................ For the President (1) The Right Honorable Non-acceptance would Black cotton/poly

Jenny Shipley, P.C., cause embarrassment to rugby jersey that

The Prime Minister of donor and U.S. reads ``New Zealand New Zealand and Mr. Government. All Blacks,'' $50. (2) Shipley. 18" tapered black and chartreuse art-glass vase, $140. For Chelsea Clinton: (1) Four compact discs. ``Te Papa Suite'' performed and recorded by Gareth Farr and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, ``Stellar,'' by Tom Bailey and Stellar, ``The Best of Crowded House,'' by Crowded House, and ``The Mutton Birds,'' by the Mutton Birds, $60. (2) Small black cotton/ poly rugby jersey that reads ``New Zealand all Blacks,'' $50. Recd--September 13, 1999. Est. Value-- $300. Archives Foreign.

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Chelsea.............................. Black brushed fabric Mrs. Leila Ben Ali, Non-acceptance would cape with hood that Office of the

cause embarrassment to has silver embroidery. President of the

donor and U.S. Recd--March 27, 1999. Republic of Tunisia. Government. Est. Value--$300. Archives Foreign. Chelsea.............................. 7" long x .5" wide Their Majesties King Non-acceptance would yellow and white gold Abdullah II and Queen cause embarrassment to and diamond bracelet. Rania al Abdullah, donor and U.S. Recd--November 17, Jordan.

Government. 1999. Est. Value-- $2500. Archives Foreign. Chelsea.............................. (1) Gold-tone scarf The Honorable Bekir Non-acceptance would ring in the shape of a Kumbul, Mayor of

cause embarrassment to flower with a pearl in Antalya, Turkey.

donor and U.S. the center, $10. (2)

Government. 60" x 23" orange, yellow, red, blue, and tan Vakko silk scarf with Arabic motif, $90. Recd--November 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $100. Archives Foreign. Carlos E. Pascual, Director, NSC Three gold coins: 200 His Excellency

Non-acceptance would Russia/Ukraine/Eurasian Affairs. som, 20 som, and 1 som Abdulazziz Kamilov, cause embarrassment to in a green velvet box. Minister of Foreign donor and U.S. Recd--March 17, 1999. Affairs of the

Government. Est. Value--$1000. Republic of Uzbekistan. General Services Administration. Samuel Berger, Assistant to the

6" diameter silver dish His Excellency George Non-acceptance would President for National Security

with gold plated

Papandreou, Minister cause embarrassment to Affairs.

medallion in the

of Foreign Affairs of donor and U.S. center. Recd--May 27, the Hellenic Republic. Government. 1999. Est. Value-- $350. General Services Administration. Samuel Berger, Assistant to the

Silver crossed filigree His Excellency Yusuf Non-acceptance would President for National Security

desk set that includes bin Alawi Bin

cause embarrassment to Affairs.

a sword letter opener, Abdullah, The Minister donor and U.S. a dagger and a small Responsible for

Government. brass camel, on an Foreign Affairs of the oval wood base. Recd-- Sultanate of Oman. June 15, 1999. Est. Value--$500. General Services Administration. Samuel Berger, Assistant to the

8" x 8" silver compote The Honorable A.

Non-acceptance would President for National Security

with vermeil lining Tsohatzopoulos,

cause embarrassment to Affairs.

and six dolphin fish Minister of National donor and U.S. on the scalloped rim Defense, Hellenic

Government. and three on the

Republic. pedestal base. Recd-- September 23, 1999. Est. Value--$950. General Services Administration. Samuel Berger, Assistant to the

(1) Three 29" diameter The Honorable Aliyu Non-acceptance would President for National Security

leather embroidered Mohammadd, Nigerian cause embarrassment to Affairs.

pillow covers, $300 National Security

donor and U.S. each. (2) 100"

Advisor.

Government. diameter leather embroidered rug to match the pillow covers, $2100. Recd-- October 26, 1999. Est. Value--$3000. General Services Administration. Sean P. Maloney, Assistant to the 6" round silver dish His Excellency

Non-acceptance would President and Staff Secretary.

with gold plated

Constantinos

cause embarrassment to sterling medallion. Stephanopoulos,

donor and U.S. Recd--December 1,

President of the

Government. 1999. Est. Value-- Hellenic Republic. $350. General Services Administration. James. B. Steinberg, Deputy Assistant 6" round silver dish His Excellency

Non-acceptance would to the President for National

with gold plated

Constantinos

cause embarrassment to Security Affairs.

sterling medallion. Stephanopoulos,

donor and U.S. Recd--December 3,

President of the

Government. 1999. Est. Value-- Hellenic Republic. $350. General Services Administration. Jennifer Palmieri, Special Assistant 6" round silver dish His Excellency

Non-acceptance would to the Chief of Staff.

with gold plated

Constantinos

cause embarrassment to sterling medallion. Stephanopoulos,

donor and U.S. Recd--December 10, President of the

Government. 1999. Est. Value-- Hellenic Republic. $350. General Services Administration.

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Agency for International Development

Anderson, J. Brady................... Three gold coins in a President Milo

Gift was from a high brown leather case. Djukanovic of the

level foreign Recd--November 23, Republic of Montenegro. dignitary and was 1999. Est. Value--

accepted to further $540.00. In the

government. Administration awaiting disposition.

Air Force

Gamble, Patrick (General)--Commander, Two Koji pottery

General Chen, Chaeo- Non-acceptance would Pacific Air Forces, Hickam Air Force dragons. Recd--

Min, Taiwan Air Force. have caused Base, Hawaii.

November 18, 1999.

embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$590.00and United States (aggregately).

Government. Retained for official display at Headquarters Pacific Air Forces, Hickam Air Force Base. Ryan, Jane Mrs.--wife of Chief of 18-karat gold

Air Marshal Ahmed

Non-acceptance would Staff, USAF, Washington, DC.

Kartouche. Recd--June Shafik, Egyptian Air have caused 21, 1999. Est. Value-- Force.

embarrassment to donor $200.00. Retained for

and United States official display at

Government. Air House (official residence of Chief of Staff, USAF). Ryan, Michael (General)--Chief of Sterling Silver Chilean General Fernando Rojas, Non-acceptance would Staff, USAF, Washington, DC.

matte cup. Recd--

Chief of Staff Chilean have caused November 2, 1998. Est. Air Force.

embarrassment to the Value--$325.00.

donor and U.S. Retained for official

Government. display at Air House (official residence of Chief of Staff, USAF). Ryan, Michael (General)--Chief of Marble aircraft statue. General Fernando Rojas, Non-acceptance would Staff, USAF, Washington, DC.

Recd--November 2,

Chief of Staff,

have caused 1998. Est. Value-- Chilean Air Force. embarrassment to donor $100.00. Retained for

and United States official display at

Government. Air House (official residence of Chief of Staff, USAF). Taylor, Francis X. (Brigadier

Watercolor print. Recd-- Superintendent General Non-acceptance would General)--Commander, Headquarters June 22, 1998. Est. Yum Joe Lee, Attache, have caused Air Force, Office of Special.

Value--$1,500.00. On Embassy of the

embarrassment to the official display at Republic of Korea, donor and the United Headquarters Air Force Washington, DC.

States Government. Office of Special Investigations, Bolling Air Force Base, DC. Taylor, Francis X. (Brigadier

Watercolor print. Recd-- Superintendent General Non-acceptance would General)--Commander, Headquarters June 22, 1998. Est. Yum Joe, Attache,

have caused Air Force, Office of Special.

Value--$1,500.00. On Embassy of the

embarrassment to the official display at Republic of Korea, donor and the United Headquarters Air Force Washington, DC.

States Government. Office of Special Investigations, Bolling Air Force Base, DC. Weston, Craig P. (Brigadier General)-- Tissot gold-tone

Col. Sultan Bin Farhan Non-acceptance would Air Force Program Executive Officer, wristwatch model-- Al-Milhin, Royal Saudi have caused Command and Control,.

donor and the United Est. Value--$275.00.

States Government. Turned in to GSA, October 6, 1999.

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Sys

Greenspan, Alan--Chairman............ Pen and ink print, Hakuo Yanagisawa,

To have refused would ``Fragment III'' by Chairman of the

have caused offense or Noriko Yanagisawa. Japanese Financial embarrassment. Recd--Sept. 7, 1999. Reconstruction Est. Value--$500.00. Committee. Retained for display.

Central Intelligence Agency

An Agency Employee................... 750 (18K) yellow gold 5 U.S.C. 7343(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would circular braided

have caused necklace and matching

embarrassment to donor bracelet, modern. (2

and U.S. Government. oz) Recd--June 10, 1999. Est. Value-- $500.00. To be retained for official display.

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Gordon, John A.--Deputy Director of Embossed silver mounted 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Central Intelligence.

gilt tooled black

have caused leatherette stationary

embarrassment to donor stand, modern,

and U.S. Governments. rectangular form with hinged writing leaf opening to view a removable folio cover, beneath two hinged boxes centering a letter rack, each mounted with embossed floral silver panels. 22 x 18\1/2\ inches. Recd--November 18, 1999. Est. Value-- $300.00. To be retained for official display. Gordon, John A.--Deputy Director of Geometric piece and 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Central Intelligence.

applied blue and beige

have caused leather round rug and

embarrassment to donor three round pillows,

and U.S. Government. modern with muslin backing, worked in a radiating geometric pattern with stylized flowers in white, red, green and blue on alternating beige and blue grounds. (approx. 10 feet) Recd-- November 11, 1999. Est. Value--$500.00To be retained for official display. Gordon, John A.--Deputy Director of Geometric pieced and 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Central Intelligence.

applied beige and

have caused lavender leather round

embarrassment to donor rug and three round

and U.S. Government. pillows, modern, en suite with number 99- 072. (approx. 10 feet) Recd--November 10, 1999. Est. Value-- $500.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Mother-of-pearl Bible 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

box, modern, with a

have caused hinged top set with

embarrassment to donor nativity scene,

and U.S. Government. enclosing Holy Bible, Old and New Testament, published Collins' Clear Type Press, London and New York, with mother-of-pearl binding. 3\1/4\ x 9\3/ 4\ inches. Recd-- October 29, 1999. Est. Value--$300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Cut glass tall vase, 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

modern, mounted on

have caused walnut plinth,

embarrassment to donor inscribed on lip 34cm

and U.S. Government. Vaza Anfoka 1987. 13\3/ 4\ inches. Recd-- October 1, 1999. Est. Value--$300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Brass mounted chagrin 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

commemorative dagger

have caused and parade hat,

embarrassment to donor modern, from the Third

and U.S. Government. Lancers, 1815-1831. Recd--September 27, 1999. Est. Value-- $300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central 24 Karat textured gold 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

`loop and star'

have caused necklace, modern,

embarrassment to donor marked 9999. Recd--

and U.S. Government. December 2, 1999. Est. Value--$300.00. To be retained for official display.

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Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Silver gilt group of a 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

horned animal beneath

have caused a palm tree, modern. 7

embarrassment to donor inches. Recd--November

and U.S. Government. 1, 1999. Est. Value-- $300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Mother-of-pearl Diorama 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

of Nativity and The

have caused Last Supper, modern.

embarrassment to donor Each with applied

and U.S. Government. plaque (17 x 23 x 2\1/ 2\ inches). Recd-- October 26, 1999. Est. Value--$500.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Commemorative six-piece 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

coin set, 1993,

have caused consisting of: 3 gold

embarrassment to donor coins and 3 silver

and U.S. Government. coins, each with double-headed eagle and dates 1943-1993. Recd--October 1, 1999. Est. Value--$300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Marquetry ebonized wood 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

hexagonal folding

have caused trestle-base table,

embarrassment to donor modern, with scenes of

and U.S. Government. early civilization. Recd--October 28, 1999. Est. Value-- $300.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Engraved silver coffee 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

pot, modern, of

have caused typical form 14\1/2\

embarrassment to donor inches. Recd--November

and U.S. Government. 2, 1999. Est. Value-- $500.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Herend six-piece desk 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

set, Rothschild Bird

have caused pattern #RO, modern,

embarrassment to donor consisting of: oblong

and U.S. Government. tray, cup and undertray, footed small cup, seal and a covered box. Recd-- September 28, 1999. Est. Value--$500.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Daum amber pat-de-verre 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

glass figure of a

have caused standing woman,

embarrassment to donor modern, inscribed Daum/

and U.S. Government. France. 10 inches. Recd--May 19, 1999. Est. Value--$500.00. To be retained for official display. Tenet, George J.--Director of Central Contemporary silver and 5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4).... Non-acceptance would Intelligence.

specimen amethyst and

have caused rock crystal bust of a

embarrassment to donor Horse, modeled by

and U.S. Government. Laido, modern, mounted on mottled black marble oval base. 17 inches. Recd--October 29, 1999. Est. Value-- $750.00. To be retained for official display.

Commerce

Daley, William M.--Secretary of

Mother of Pearl replica Mr. Yasser Arafat, Non-acceptance would Commerce.

of ``The Manger Scene/ Chairman, Palestinian have caused Bethlehem 2000''.

Liberation

embarrassment to donor Recd--October 11,

Organization.

and United States 1999. Est. Value--

Government. $800.00. Commerce for disposition. Daley, William M.--Secretary of

14" x 16" Framed

H.E. Osama Faqih,

Non-acceptance would Commerce.

Multicolored Mosaic Minister of Commerce have caused Painting. Recd--

of Saudi Arabia/Riyadh. embarrassment to donor October 15, 1999. Est.

and United States Value--$275.00.

Government. Department of Commerce for disposition.

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Daley, William M.--Secretary of

8" x 12" Metal

H.H. Sultan Bin Zayed Non-acceptance would Commerce.

Sculptured Horse

Al Nahyan, Deputy

have caused mounted on stone with Prime Minister of the embarrassment to donor quartz formations. United Arab Emirates, and United States Recd--October 17,

Abu Dhabi.

Government. 1999. Est. Value-- $800.00. Department of Commerce for disposition.

Defense

Cohen, Mrs.--Spouse of Secretary of Pearl Necklace Double Essa Bin Salman Al Non-acceptance would Defense (William Cohen).

Strand. Recd--March 4, Khalifa, The Amir of have caused 1998. Est. Value-- the State of Bahrain. embarrassment to donor $2,600.00. Reported to

and U.S. Government. GSA on October 8, 1999. Cohen, Mrs.--Spouse of Secretary of Lady's Rolex. Recd-- Essa Bin Salman Al Non-acceptance would Defense (William Cohen).

March 4, 1998. Est. Khalifa, The Amir of have caused Value--$4,700.00.

the State of Bahrain. embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on

and U.S. Government. October 14, 1999. Cohen, Mrs.--Spouse of Secretary of Pearl Bracelet Double Essa Bin Salman Al Non-acceptance would Defense (William Cohen).

Strand in a Gold Band. Khalifa, The Amir of have caused Recd--March 4, 1998. the State of Bahrain. embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$720.00.

and U.S. Government. Reported to GSA on October 14, 1999. Cohen, Mrs.--Spouse of Secretary of Hand made Gold Bracelet Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Defense (William Cohen).

with enameled Beetle. Tantawy, Minister of have caused Recd--March 4, 1998. Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$970.00.

and U.S. Government. Reported to GSA-- October 8, 1999. Cohen, Mrs.--Spouse of Secretary of Gold Egyptian Bracelet. Essa Bin Salman Al Non-acceptance would Defense (William Cohen).

Recd--December 24, Khalifa, The Amir of have caused 1998. Est. Value-- the State of Bahrain. embarrassment to donor $600.00. Retained for

and U.S. Government. Official Display. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Head cast metal, on Unknown................ Non-acceptance would Defense.

white marble block.

have caused Recd--January 8, 1999.

embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$1,200.00.

and U.S. Government. Returned for Official Display. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Man's Wristwatch,

Unknown................ Non-acceptance would Defense.

Rolex. Recd--January

have caused 8, 1999. Est. Value--

embarrassment to donor $2,120.00. Retained

and U.S. Government. for Official Display. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Hand made Silk Carpet Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Defense.

(Floral Design). Recd-- Tantawy, Minister of have caused March 8, 1998. Est. Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor Value--$650.00.

and U.S. Government. Reported to GSA on October 8, 1999. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Lady's Wristwatch

Unknown................ Non-acceptance would Defense.

Rolex. Recd--January

have caused 8, 1999. Est. Value--

embarrassment to donor $1,680.00. Retained

and U.S. Government. for Official Display. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Handmade Silk Carpet Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Defense.

(Floral Design). Recd-- Tantawy, Minister of have caused March 8, 1998. Est. Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor Value--$700.00.

and U.S. Government. Reported to GSA on October 8, 1999. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Wristwatch Rolex. Recd-- Unknown................ Non-acceptance would Defense.

Unknown. Est. Value--

have caused $5,220.00. Retained

embarrassment to donor for Official Display.

and U.S. Government. Cohen, William S.--Secretary of

Jewelry/Writing Set. Unknown................ Non-acceptance would Defense.

Recd--January 8, 1999.

have caused Est. Value--$4,895.00.

embarrassment to donor Retained for Official

and U.S. Government. Display. Kramer, Franklin D.--ASD for ISA..... Gold Cherub Key Chain. Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Recd--May 17, 1999. Tantawy, Minister of have caused Est. Value--$290.00Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on

and U.S. Government. October 8, 1999. Kramer, Franklin D.--ASD for ISA..... Three Blue Leather Mats Gen. Abdulsalami A. Non-acceptance would and 23x27 small throw Abubakar, Head of

have caused rug. Recd--May 18, State of the Republic embarrassment to donor 1999. Est. Value-- of Nigeria.

and U.S. Government. $280.00. Retained for Official Display.

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Kramer, Franklin D.--ASD for ISA..... Beige Rug (53x37). Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Recd--March 13, 1999. Tantawy, Minister of have caused Est. Value--$600.00. Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on

and U.S. Government. October 8, 1999. Kramer, Franklin D.--ASD for ISA.... Silver Lamp. Recd-- Lt. Gen. Magdy Hatata, Non-acceptance would March 13, 1999. Est. Chief of Staff,

have caused Value--$480.00.

Egyptian Armed Forces. embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on

and U.S. Government. October 8, 1999. Kramer, Mrs.--Spouse of ASD for ISA.. 20" Gold Kartouche Field Marshal Hussein Non-acceptance would Necklace. Recd--May Tantawy, Minister of have caused 17, 1999. Est. Value-- Defense (Egypt).

embarrassment to donor $365.00. Reported to

and U.S. Government. GSA on October 8, 1999. Kramer, Mrs.--Spouse of ASD for ISA.. Egyptian Bracelet. Wife of Field Marshal Non-acceptance would Recd--March 13, 1999. Hussein Tantawy,

have caused Est. Value--$830.00. Minister of Defense embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on (Egypt).

and U.S. Government. October 14, 1999. Ralston, Joseph W.--General, USAF Chalice with decorative General Lieutenant Non-acceptance would Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of stones. Recd--December David Tevzadze,

have caused Staff.

10, 1998. Est. Value-- Minister of Defense, embarrassment to donor $400.00. Reported to Republic of Georgia. and U.S. Government. GSA on October 12, 1999. Romanowski, Alina, ASD of Defense Two Gold Bracelets. H.E. Shaykh Salim al- Non-acceptance would Near Eastern and South Asian

Recd--December 3,

Sabah Al-Salim Al

have caused Affairs, ISA.

  1. Est. Value-- Sahah, Minister of embarrassment to donor $1,960.00. Reported to Defense.

    and U.S. Government. GSA on October 12, 1999. Sattler, John F.--Brigadier General.. Dunhill Watch. Recd-- Lt. General Ali, Chief Non-acceptance would May 11, 1999. Est. of Defense, Kuwait. have caused Value--$345.00.

    embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on

    and U.S. Government. October 14, 1999. Shelton, Henry H.--General, Joint of Suit of Armor. Recd-- LTG Henryk Szumski..... Non-acceptance would Chiefs of Staff.

    March 11, 1999. Est.

    have caused Value--$280.00.

    embarrassment to donor Retained for Official

    and U.S. Government. Display. Shelton, Mrs.--Spouse of General Concord ladies watch. General and Mrs. Al- Non-acceptance would Henry H. Shelton, Chairman of the Recd--March 11, 1999. Attayah, Chief of

    have caused Joints Chiefs of Staff.

    Est. Value--$950.00. Staff, Qatar Armed embarrassment to donor Reported to GSA on Forces.

    and U.S. Government. October 6, 1999. Smith, Frederick C.--PASD for ISA.... Globe. Recd--September Sheikh Salman, Under Non-acceptance would 2, 1998. Est. Value-- Secretary of Defense have caused $3500.00. Reported to Policy, Bahrain MOD. embarrassment to donor GSA on October 12,

    and U.S. Government. 1999. Tyrer, Bob--Chief of Staff........... Eterna Men's watch in a Essa Bin Salman al Non-acceptance would wood presentation box. Khalifa, Amir of

    have caused Recd--March 4, 1998. Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$2870.00.

    and U.S. Government. Reported to GSA on October 14, 1999. Unruh, Brian--Near Eastern and South Man's watch--Christian Col. Mohammed al-

    Non-acceptance would Asian Affairs.

    Dior Ser# D71-100

    Sobaie, Military

    have caused AJ5787. Recd--December Liaison Officer,

    embarrassment to donor 23, 1998. Est. Value-- Embassy of Kuwait. and U.S. Government. $380.00. Reported to GSA on October 14, 1999.

    Justice

    Carter, J.C.--Assistant Director In Gold Coin. Recd--April Saudi Arabia Mabahith.. Courtesy gift received Charge, Washington Field Office. 1999. Est. Value--

    during meeting. $272.00. On display in Washington Field Office.

    Marine Corps

    Schneider, H. Jr. (Major)--U.S.

    Candino Swiss Watch. Col Ahem Al-Al-Yatama-- Non-acceptance would Central Command.

    Recd--September 29, Kuwait.

    have caused 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $462.00. Forwarded to

    & U.S. Government. GSA for disposition. Zinni, A.C. (General)--CINC, U.S. Egyptian Prayer Rug. Lt. Gen. Hattata--Chief Non-acceptance would Central Command.

    Recd--November 1999. of Staff (Egypt).

    have caused Est. Value--$2500.00.

    embarrassment to donor Individual purchased.

    & U.S. Government.

    [[Page 15970]]

    Zinni, A.C. (General)--CINC, U.S. Sig Saul P228 9mm

    Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Central Command.

    Combat Pistol. Recd-- Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused December 15, 1998. Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$1098.00.

    & U.S. Government. Individual purchased.

    Navy

    Cheney, Stephen A. (Bgen)--Marine Man's Eterna 18K Gold Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Corps IG.

    Watch. Recd--February Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused 17, 1999. Est. Value-- Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor $7,500.00. Forwarded

    & U.S. Government. to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Danzig, Richard--Secretary of the Woman's Rolex 18K

    Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Navy.

    Watch. Recd--February Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused 17, 1999. Est. Value-- Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor $9000.00. Forwarded to

    & U.S. Government. GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Danzig, Richard--Secretary of the Tiffany & Co. Brass Sheikh Saud Nasser-- Non-acceptance would Navy.

    Alarm Clock and

    Kuwait Minister of Oil. have caused Tiffany & Co. Sterling

    embarrassment to donor Silver Gold Pen (given

    & U.S. Government. as one gift). Recd-- February 15, 1999. Est. Value--$700.00& $250.00. Forwarded to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Danzig, Richard--Secretary of the Man's Rolex 18K Watch. Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Navy.

    Recd--February 17, Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused 1999. Est. Value-- Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor $14,000.00. Forwarded

    & U.S. Government. to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Danzig, Richard--Secretary of the Two-strand Pearl

    Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Navy.

    Necklace. Recd--

    Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused February 17, 1999. Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$9000.00.

    and U.S. Government. Forwarded to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Stavridis, James (Captain)--Executive Man's Eterna 18K Gold Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Assistant & Naval I/Aide to the

    Watch. Recd--February Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused Secretary of the Navy.

    17, 1999. Est. Value-- Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor $7,500.00. Forwarded

    and U.S. Government. to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition. Work, Robert (Colonel)--Military Man's Eterna 18K Gold Sheikh Isa bin Sulman Non-acceptance would Assistant & Marine Aide to the

    Watch. Recd--February Al-Khalifa--Amir of have caused Secretary of the Navy.

    17, 1999. Est. Value-- Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor $7,500.00. Forwarded

    and U.S. Government. to GSA on July 16, 1999 for disposition.

    Office of the Vice President

    Mrs. Gore............................ Black silk evening bag Keizo Obuchi, Prime Non-acceptance would with crystal beading Minister of Japan and have caused decoration. Recd--June Mrs. Obuchi.

    embarrassment to donor 6, 1999. Est. Value--

    and U.S. Government. $350.00. Archives. Mrs. Gore............................ African masks in black Mrs. Marguerite Midjo Non-acceptance would frame. Recd--June 6, Keredou, c/o Embassy have caused 1999. Est. Value-- of the Republic of embarrassment to donor $400.00. Archives. Benin.

    and U.S. Government. Mrs. Gore............................ Broach in 20-22 kt. Mr. and Mrs. Vardis and Non-acceptance would Gold, design of the Mariana Vardinoyannis, have caused Cycladic period. Recd-- Athens.

    embarrassment to donor March 17, 1999. Est.

    and U.S. Government. Value--$500.00. Archives. OVP Staff............................ Blue leather box with Nursultan Nazabayez, Non-acceptance would gold trim--inside is a President of the

    have caused silver box with a

    Republic of Kazakhstan. embarrassment to donor seal. Recd--May 3,

    and U.S. Government. 1999. Est. Value-- $2500.00. Archives. Vice President....................... 1. Statuette of

    Leonid Kuchma,

    Non-acceptance would Ukrainian figure. 2. President of Ukraine. have caused Miniature gold mace.

    embarrassment to donor 3. 1999 commemorative

    and U.S. Government. silver coin. 4. Glass Vase. Recd--December 8, 1999. Est. Value--$ over $250.00, awaiting appraisal. Office of the Vice President.

    [[Page 15971]]

    Vice President....................... Sculpture of calf by Prime Minister Jean Non-acceptance would inuk artist. Recd--May Chretien, Prime

    have caused 3, 1999. Est. Value-- Minister of Canada. embarrassment to donor $1000.00. Archives.

    and U.S. Government. Vice President....................... Baseball autographed by Roberto B. Saladin Non-acceptance would Sammy Sosa. Recd-- Selin, Ambassador of have caused December 12, 1999. the Dominican

    embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$ over Republic, Washington, and U.S. Government. $250.00awaiting

    DC. appraisal. Office of the Vice President. Vice President and Mrs. Gore......... Jewelry: gold pin for Mireya Moscoso,

    Non-acceptance would Mrs. Gore

    President of Republic have caused (reproduction of pre- of Panama.

    embarrassment to donor Columbian artifact

    and U.S. Government. excavated in Panama), gold cufflinks for VP. Recd--October 19, 1999. Est. Value-- $650.00. Archives. Vice President and Mrs. Gore......... Small carriage clock; Keizo Obuchi, Prime Non-acceptance would Koran-sha white

    Minister of Japan. have caused porcelain vase. Recd--

    embarrassment to donor June 6, 1999. Est.

    and U.S. Government. Value--$350.00. Archives. Vice President and Mrs. Gore......... Porcelain Jar. Recd-- Yuriy Viktorovich

    Non-acceptance would December 12, 1999. Ushakov, Ambassador have caused Est. Value--$ over Extraordinary and

    embarrassment to donor $250.00, awaiting

    Plenipotentiary of the and U.S. Government. appraisal. Office of Russian Federation, the Vice President. Washington, DC.

    Senate

    Durbin, Richard J--U.S. Senator...... Commemorative

    Buzek, Jerzy--Prime Non-acceptance would historical sword.

    Minister of Poland. have caused Recd--April 21, 1999.

    embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$260.00.

    and U.S. Government. Displayed in Senate Office, SR 364. Shelby, Richard C. and Annette Nevin Gems Painting. Recd-- Maj. Gen. Ye Myint of Non-acceptance would Shelby--U.S. Senator and Wife.

    September 1, 1999. Myanmar.

    have caused Est. Value--$150.00.

    embarrassment to donor Deposited with

    and U.S. Government. Secretary of Senate. Shelby, Richard C. and Annette Nevin Nine-Gems Ring. Recd-- Lt. Gen. And Mrs. Khin Non-acceptance would Shelby--U.S. Senator and Wife.

    August 31, 1999. Est. Myunt of Myanmar.

    have caused Value--$300.00.

    embarrassment to donor Deposited with

    and the U.S. Secretary of Senate. Shelby, Richard C. and Annette Nevin Silver Tea Set. Recd-- President B.J. Habibie Non-acceptance would Shelby--U.S. Senator and Wife.

    August 23, 1999. Est. of Indonesia.

    have caused Value--$3,500.00.

    embarrassment to donor Deposited with

    and the U.S. . Secretary of Senate. Sisco, Gary--Secretary of Senate..... Waterman Pen. Recd--May Harold Romer, Deputy Non-acceptance would 8, 1999. Est. Value-- Secretary General of have caused $300.00. Deposited the European

    embarrassment to donor with Secretary of

    Parliament.

    and the U.S. Senate.

    State

    Albright, Madeleine K.--Secretary of Silver Brooch with President Weizman-- Non-acceptance would State.

    stones. Recd--December Israel.

    have caused 22, 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $350.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for Disposition. Albright, Madeleine K.--Secretary of Gold bracelet and

    Chairman Yasser Arafat Non-acceptance would State.

    necklace. Recd--

    (PLO).

    have caused December 8, 1999. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$500.00. Office

    & U.S. Government. of Protocol for Disposition. Albright, Madeleine K.--Secretary of Gold Bracelet. Recd-- Suha Arafat, First Lady Non-acceptance would State.

  2. Est. Value-- (PLO).

    have caused $800.00Office of

    embarrassment to donor Protocol for

    & U.S. Government. disposition. Albright, Madeleine K.--Secretary of Gold Chain. Recd-- Sheikh Hasina, Prime Non-acceptance would State.

    September 20, 1999. Minister (Banglesh). have caused Est. Value--$400.00.

    embarrassment to donor Office of Protocol for

    & U.S. Government. disposition. Albright, Madeleine--Secretary of Gold Necklace with Chairman Yasser Arafat Non-acceptance would State.

    diamonds. Recd--

    (PLO).

    have caused October 22, 1999. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$1500.00.

    & U.S. Government. Office of Protocol for disposition.

    [[Page 15972]]

    Albright, Madeleine--Secretary of 6" Round Silver Box w/ Lamberto Dini, Foreign Non-acceptance would State.

    lid. Recd--May 26, Minister (Italy).

    have caused 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $500.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for disposition. Ambassador Wife--Lagos............... One double strand pearl Lagos Government....... Non-acceptance would necklace and matching

    have caused earrings. Recd--July

    embarrassment to donor 1999. Est. Value--

    & U.S. Government. $325.00. Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. Bartels, Camila--Public Affairs...... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Brill, Kenneth--Ambassador........... Painting (Animal

    Foreign Government-- Non-acceptance would Abstractions). Recd-- Nicosia.

    have caused July 1, 1999. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$460.00.

    & U.S. Government. Retained at Embassy for Official Display. Brill, Kenneth--Ambassador........... Painting (Ghost

    Foreign Government-- Non-acceptance would Island). Recd--July 1, Nicosia.

    have caused 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $550.00. Retained at

    & U.S. Government. the Embassy for Official Display. Bujac, Greg--Diplomatic Security..... Eterna Watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Burnei--Admin Consul................. Revue, Thommen Watch. Burundian Royal Family Non-acceptance would Recd--December 23, Member.

    have caused 1997. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $1,500.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for Disposition. Burnei--Ambassador................... Baume & Mercier Watch. Burundian Royal Family Non-acceptance would Recd--December 23, Member.

    have caused 1997. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $3,500.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for Disposition. Burnei--Charge....................... Tag Heuer Watch. Recd-- Burundian Royal Family Non-acceptance would December 23, 1997. Member.

    have caused Est. Value--$1500.00.

    embarrassment to donor Office of Protocol for

    & U.S. Government. Disposition. Burns, Nick--Ambassador.............. Black Leather bound Wife of Ministry of Non-acceptance would Coin Collection (``one Defense official.

    have caused Century of Greek

    embarrassment to donor Coins; 1880-1995''.

    & U.S. Government. Recd--April 19, 1999. Est. Value--$1,677.00. Retained at the Embassy for Official Display. Burns, William--Ambassador........... Motorola Cellular

    Greek Official at the Non-acceptance would Telephone GSM package Thessaloniki Trade have cause with accessories.

    Fair.

    embarrassment to donor Recd--Unknown Est.

    & U.S. Government. Value--$536.00. Retain at the Embassy for Official Use. Cook, Frances D.--Mother of

    Set of traditional Ghassan Al Khalili..... Non-acceptance would Ambassador for Muscat.

    Omani Tribal Jewelry

    caused embarrassment including necklace,

    to donor & U.S. ring, bracelet and

    Government. earring. Recd--Late 1996. Est. Value-- $700.00. Office of Protocol for disposition. Cook, Frances D.--Mother of

    Two traditional Gold Almutasim Bin Hamoud Al Non-acceptance would Ambassador for Muscrat.

    Omani Bracelets. Recd-- Busaidi, Minister of have cause December 26, 1997. State and Governor of embarrassment to donor Est. Value--$600.00. Muscat.

    & U.S. Government. Office of Protocol for disposition. Dubai Consulate Political Officer.... Gold Bracelet. Recd-- Leading Member of Dubai Gift was present as a October 1999. Est. Business Community. mark of courtesy. To Value--$274.00.

    refuse would have been Delivered to GSA on

    counter to U.S. Sept. 7, 1999.

    interests. Duncan, Charles--White House Liaison Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would Office.

    November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Fowler, Wyche--Ambassador............ Harry Winston Timepiece Saudi Crown Abdullah Non-acceptance would (Watch). Recd--

    bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud. have caused September 1998. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$10,666.00.

    & U.S. Government. Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999.

    [[Page 15973]]

    George, Suzanne--Office of Secretary. Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Buhrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Hale, David--Office of Secretary..... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Hartnett, Larry--Diplomatic Security. Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Haycraft, Tom--Diplomatic Security... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Helal, Gemal--Interpreter............ Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Hicks, Delores--Line Assistant....... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Hipp, Mark--Diplomatic Security...... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Hurly, John--Diplomatic Security..... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Inderfurth, Karl F.--Assistant

    Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would Security.

    November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Inderfurth, Karl F.--Asst. Sec. For Lalique Crystal Clock. The Hinduja Group...... Non-acceptance would South Asian Affairs.

    Recd--May 11, 1999.

    have caused Est. Value--$260.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. Sept. 7, 1999. Inderfurth, Karl F.--Asst. Sec. For Sterling Silver dessert Mr. Islom, President of Non-acceptance would South Asian Affairs.

    service (4 piece place Uzbekistan.

    have caused settings for six).

    embarrassment to donor Recd--April 26,

    & U.S. Government. 1999.Est. Value-- $2,130.00. Delivered to GSA on September 7, 1999. Indyk, Martin--Assistant Secretary... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Indyk, Martin--Assistant Secretary... Versay Men's watch. General Samih Battikhi, Non-acceptance would Recd--October 7, 1999. Chief of Jordanian have caused Est. Value--$500.00. Intelligence.

    embarrassment to donor Office of Protocol for

    & U.S. Government. Disposition. Indyk, Martin S. and wife--Asst. Sec. Two Swiss Watches. Abu Mazen, Secretary Non-acceptance would for Near East Affairs.

    Recd--October 1999. General, PLO Executive have caused Est. Value--$260.00/ Committee.

    embarrassment to donor $260.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for disposition. Koumans, Mark--Line Officer.......... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Krajeski, Thomas--Consul General..... Mont Blanc Pen. Recd-- Leading Member of Dubai Gift was presented as a October 1999. Est. Business Community. mark of courtesy. To Value--$800.00.

    refuse would have been Delivered to GSA on

    counter to US Sept. 7, 1999.

    interests. Krajeski, Thomas--Consul General..... Tissot Chronograph. Leading Member of Dubai Gift was presented as a Recd--October 1999. Chamber of Commerce. mark of courtesy. To Est. Value--$1,200.00.

    refuse would have been Delivered to GSA on

    counter to US Sept. 7, 1999.

    interests.

    [[Page 15974]]

    Lakhdhir, Kamala--Line Officer....... Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Lineberry, Laura Elizabeth--Secretary Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Lucas, Hillary--Gift Officer......... Oyster Perpetual Date The Amir of Bahrain.... Non-acceptance would Watch. Recd--June 8,

    have caused 1998. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $11,700.00. Office of

    & U.S. Government. Protocol for disposition to GSA. Luck, Al--Diplomatic Security........ Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Maybus, Raymond E. Jr--Ambassador.... 4.5 x 2" Solid Silver Ahmed Zaki Yamani of Non-acceptance would Calendar, dipped in Dallah Real Estate and have caused gold. Recd--January 9, Tourism Company--

    embarrassment to donor 1998. Est. Value-- Jeddah.

    & U.S. Government. $960.00. Office of Protocol for disposition. Miller, Aaron--SMEC.................. Eterna, watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Moore, Alex--Diplomatic Security..... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Morningstar, Richard--Ambassador..... 4x6 rug. Recd--February President Saparmurat Non-acceptance would 19, 1999. Est. Value-- Niyazov.

    have caused $250-500.00. Retained

    embarrassment to donor at Embassy for

    & U.S. Government. Official Display. Morningstar, Richard--Ambassador..... 4x6 rug. Recd--April President Heydar

    Non-acceptance would 26, 1999. Est. Value-- Aliyev, Azerbaijan. have caused $250-500.00. Retained

    embarrassment to donor for Official Display.

    & U.S. Government. Morningstar, Richard--Ambassador..... 4x6 rug. Recd--May 19, President Saparmurat Non-acceptance would 1999. Est. Value--$250- Niyazov, Turkmenistan. have caused 500.00. Retained at

    embarrassment to donor the Embassy for

    & U.S. Government. Official Display. Mussomeli, Joseph A.--Deputy Chief of Gold Omega Men's watch Amir, Shaikh Isa Bin Non-acceptance would Mission.

    with one pair of gold Salman Al-Khalifa, have caused cufflinks and gold Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor Omega Lady's watch

    & U.S. Government. with diamonds, Two- strand Bahraini pearl necklace. Recd-- September 23, 1998. Est. Value--$5700.00, $5,700.00, $7,960.00 ($19,360.00). Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. Ogle, Karen--Foreign Service Officer. Diamond and White Gold Princess Shamsa al- Non-acceptance would Ring. Recd--June 22, Saud, Jeddah.

    have caused 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $1850.00. Delivered to

    & U.S. Government. GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. Petrihos, Peter--Deputy Executive Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would Director.

    November 1997. Est

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Ransom, David--Ambassador (Retired).. Ebel Watch and

    Amir of Bahrain........ Non-acceptance would $13,217.00cash. Recd--

    have caused February 1999. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--Above $260.00.

    & U.S. Government. Office of Protocol for disposition, money forwarded to appropriate agency. Ransom, David--Ambassador (Retired).. Rolex Watch and

    Amir of Bahrain........ Non-acceptance would $26,490.00cash. Recd--

    have caused July 1998. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor Above $260.00. Office

    & U.S. Government. of Protocol for disposition, money forwarded to appropriate agency.

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    Ransom, David--Ambassador (Retired).. Rolex Watch and

    Amir of Bahrain........ Non-acceptance would $25,000.00cash. Recd--

    have caused June 1998. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor Above $260.00. Office

    & U.S. Government. of Protocol for disposition, money forwarded to appropriate agency. Ransom, David--Ambassador (Retired).. Rolex Watch and

    Amir of Bahrain........ Non-acceptance would $52,966.88 cash. Recd--

    have caused November 97. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--Above $260.00.

    & U.S. Government. Office of Protocol for disposition, Money forwarded to appropriate agency. Ransom, Marjorie--Foreign Service Gold Bracelet with Foreign Minister of Non-acceptance would Officer.

    pearls. Recd--October Bahrain.

    have caused 1999. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor Above $260.00. Office

    & U.S. Government. of Protocol for disposition. Reside, Julie--Public Affairs........ Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Riyadh--Consular Section at Embassy Longines Timepiece, H.R.H. Prince Turki Al- Non-acceptance would Saudi Arabia.

    Roamer of Switzerland Faisal bin Abdul Aziz have caused watch with metal band al Saud, Director of embarrassment to donor (2), Roamer of

    Intelligence.

    & U.S. Government. Switzerland with leather band. Recd-- January 31, 1999. Est. Value--$322.66, 133.33, 133.33, 120.00 = $709.32. Office of Protocol for Disposition. Roy, J. Stapleton--Ambassador........ A boxed piece of Silk President Habibie, Non-acceptance would Batik Fabric. Recd-- Indonesia.

    have caused Unknown. Est. Value--

    embarrassment to donor $600.00. Retained at

    & U.S. Government. the Embassy for Official Display. Roy, J. Stapleton--Ambassador........ A Boxed Silver and President Habibie, Non-acceptance would Pewter Tea Service. Indonesia.

    have caused Recd--Unknown. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$1250.00.

    & U.S. Government. Retained at the Embassy for Official Use. Rubin, James P.--Assistant Secretary Pocket watch with the Unknown................ Non-acceptance would and Spokesman.

    country's seal and

    have caused tradition cap. Recd--

    embarrassment to the 08/17/99. Est. Value--

    donor and the United $275.00. Office of

    States Government. Protocol for Disposition. Rubin, James P.--Spokesperson........ Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Shinnick, Richard--Deputy Executive Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would Director.

    November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Shocas, Elaine--Chief of Staff....... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Stocking, Tom--Diplomatic Security... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Sweeney, Lynn--Computer Specialist... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Tucker, Nichole--Secretary........... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999.

    [[Page 15976]]

    USUN................................. Two Carpets: 139" x Visiting Delegation of Non-acceptance would 102" plus fringe, wool Afghanistan.

    have caused on cotton, red field

    embarrassment to donor with many octagon and

    & U.S. Government. cross medallions, multiple borders, Pakistani Bokhara. Recd--April 1998. Est. Value--$1500.00each. Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. USUN................................. Three (3) wool pile Visiting Delegation of Non-acceptance would hand knotted carpets. Afghanistan.

    have caused Recd--April 1998. Est.

    embarrassment to donor Value--$300.00ea.

    & U.S. Government. ($900.00). Retained at the Embassy for Official Use. USUN................................. Two Carpets: 154" x Visiting Delegation Non-acceptance would 230" and 148" x 226" from Afghanistan.

    have caused plus fringe, wool on

    embarrassment to donor cotton, red field with

    & U.S. Government. many octagonal and cross medallions, multiple borders, Pakistani Bokhara. Recd--April 1998. Est. Value--$2250.00each. Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. Welch, David C.--Ambassador.......... 4.5 x 2" Solid Silver Ahmed Zaki Yamani of Non-acceptance would Calendar dipped in Dallah Real Estate and have caused gold. Recd--January 9, Tourism Co.--Jeddah. embarrassment to donor 1998. Est. Value--

    & U.S. Government. $960.00. Office of Protocol for Disposition. Wills, Laura B.--Assist. Chief of Raymond Weil Geneve Crown Prince Sultan bin Non-acceptance would Protocol, Visits.

    Watch. Recd--November Abdul Aziz, Saudi

    have caused 5, 1999. Est. Value-- Arabia.

    embarrassment to donor $500.00. In the Office

    & U.S. Government. of Protocol for Disposition. Woodward, William--Speechwriter...... Eterna watch. Recd-- Government of Bahrain.. Non-acceptance would November 1997. Est.

    have caused Value--$2,550.00.

    embarrassment to donor Delivered to GSA on

    & U.S. Government. September 7, 1999. Young, Johnny--Ambassador............ Pair of men's cufflinks Amir Shaikh Isa Bin Non-acceptance would in white gold with Salman Al-Khalifa, have caused onyx and diamonds, Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor pair of women's

    & U.S. Government. earrings and one ring with two-toned gold with diamonds. Recd-- July 13, 1998. Est. Value--$3,580.00, $3,980.00 ($26,920.00). Delivered to GSA on Sept. 7, 1999. Young, Johnny--Ambassador............ Men's Piaget wristwatch Amir, Shaikh Isa bin Non-acceptance would in white gold with Salman Al-Khalifa, have caused date function and

    Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor women's Piaget

    & U.S. Government. wristwatch in white gold with diamond chips. Recd--February 22, 1999. Est. Value-- $12,000.00& $11,400.00($23, 400.00) Office of Protocol for Disposition. Young, Johnny--Ambassador............ Men's Piaget wristwatch Amir, Shaikh Isa bin Non-acceptance would in white gold with Salman Al-Khalifa, have caused date function and

    Bahrain.

    embarrassment to donor women's Piaget

    & U.S. Government. wristwatch in white gold with diamond chips. Recd--February 22, 1999. Est. Value $12,000 and $11,400.00 ($23,400.00). Delivered to GSA on Sept 7, 1999.

    [[Page 15977]]

    Report of Travel or Expenses of Travel--1999

    Identity of foreign Name and title

    Brief description

    donor

    Circumstances

    National Council on Disability

    Blank, Kathleen--Program Specialist.. Recd--July 18, 1999. Airports Council

    To present paper and Est. Value--$4,170.00. International,

    guest speak at Expended for airfare, Richmond, B.C., Canada. conference. hotel, meals and conference registration for speaking engagement in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    U.S. General Accounting Office

    Epstein, David--GAO Evaluator........ Recd--November 19-24, Barbados Tourist Board, To become a specialist 1999. Est. Value-- Barbados.

    in the field of travel/ $800.00. Expended for

    tourism for Barbados airfare, hotel and

    as related to Mr. meals.

    Epstein's ownership of a travel agency.

    United States House of Representatives

    Hilliard, Earl--Member of Congress... Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Burr, Richard--Member of Congress.... Recd--August 11-14, Norway................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. 1999. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transport, rail travel, boat tour, meals and lodging for Member and spouse in Oslo and Bergen, Norway. Campbell, Tom--Member of Congress.... Recd--Nov. 24-25, 1999. Burma.................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation between Rangoon, Keng Tung, and Tachileik, Burma. Cardin, Benjamin--Member of Congress. Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals, lodging and ground transportation for Member and spouse in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Carson, Julia--Member of Congress.... Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals, lodging and ground transportation in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Gilman, Benjamin--Member of Congress. Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Van Wicklin, Robert W.--Rep. Houghton Recd--May 28-29, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals and ground transportation in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Greenwood, James C.--Member of

    Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Congress.

    Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Food, lodging and ground transportation for Member and spouse in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Hobson, David--Member of Congress.... Recd--August 11-14, Norway................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. 1999. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Transportation from Stockholm to Oslo and return, and in-country lodging, meals, and transportation for Member and spouse among Myrdal, Flom, Gudvangen and Bergen, Norway. Houghton, Amory Jr.--Member of

    Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Congress.

    Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals, lodging and ground transportation for Member and spouse in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

    [[Page 15978]]

    Johnson, Eddie Bernice--member of Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Congress.

    Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals, lodging and ground transportation for Member and spouse in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Ford, James Dr.--House Chaplin....... Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Filner, Bob--Member of Congress...... Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Roberts, Kimberly--International Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Relations Comm.

    Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. McNulty, Michael R.--Member of

    Recd--May 28-30, 1999. United Kingdom of Great Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Congress.

    Est. Value--$not

    Britain.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Meals, lodging and ground transportation in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Olson, Susan L.--Rep. Bereuter....... Recd--August 24-

    Republic of Turkey..... Authorized by 5 U.S.C. September 2, 1999.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). Est. Value--$not submitted. Lodging in Istanbul, Antalyla and Ankara, Turkey. Munson, Lester--International

    Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Relations Comm.

    Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Conzelman, James K.--Rep. Oxley...... Recd--August 11-14, Norway................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. 1999. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Transportation from Stockholm to Oslo and return, and in-country lodging, meals, and transportation for Member and spouse among Myrdal, Flom, Gudvangen and Bergen, Norway. Clack, Mark--International Relations Recd--April 2, 1999 Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Comm.

    Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Bodlander, Deborah--International Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Relations Comm.

    Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Bloomer, Nancy Shuba--International Recd--April 2, 1999. ....................... Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Relations Comm.

    Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Wolf, Frank--Member of Congress...... Recd--August 29, 1999. World Food Programme Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    (UN).

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Airline flight from Rome to Pristina and helicopter flight over Pristina, Gjacova and Prizren for Member and spouse. Sanders, Bernard--Member of Congress. Recd--April 2, 1999. Hashemite Kingdom of Authorized by 5 U.S.C. Est. Value--$not

    Jordan.

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Air transportation from Amman to Petra, Jordan and back. Oxley, Michael--Member of congress... Recd--August 11-14, Norway................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. 1999. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Transportation from Stockholm to Oslo and return, and in-country lodging, meals and transportation for Member and spouse among Myrdal, Flom, Gudvangen and Bergen, Norway.

    [[Page 15979]]

    Flanders, David Alan--Rep. Thompson.. Recd--August 24-26, Japan.................. Authorized by 5 U.S.C. 1999. Est. Value--$not

    7342(c)(1)(B)(ii). submitted. Luncheon and dinner in Japan.

    United States Senate

    Walsh, Sally--Director,

    Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would Interparliamentary Services.

  3. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted.

    embarrassment. Transportation within Cuba to official meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Dorgan, Byron L.--U.S. Senator....... Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would 1999. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted. Official

    embarrassment. meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Daschle, Tom--U.S. Senator........... Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would 1999. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted. Official

    embarrassment. meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Bob, Daniel--Special Assistant to Recd--January 11-15, Government of Peru..... Non-acceptance would Senator Roth.

  4. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted. Meals and

    embarrassment. transportation within Peru. Daschle, Linda--Spouse of Senator.... Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would 1999. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted. Official

    embarrassment. meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Dorgan, Kim--Spouse of Senator....... Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would 1999. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted. Official

    embarrassment. meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Roberts, Pat--U.S. Senator........... Recd--August 12-14, Government of Norway... Official travel to 1999. Est. Value--$not

    participate in submitted.

    official meetings. Transportation, lodging and meals within Norway during an official visit. Roberts, Frankie--Spouse of Senator.. Recd--August 12-14, Government of Norway... Official travel to 1999. Est. Value--$not

    participate in submitted.

    official meetings. Transportation, lodging and meals within Norway during an official visit. Twining, Daniel C.--Legislative

    Recd--April 7-8, 1999. Government of Belgium.. No commercial travel Correspondent to Senator McCain. Est. Value--$not

    available. submitted. Round-trip transportation between Brussels, Belgium and Tirana, Albania aboard Belgian military aircraft to attend official meetings. Twining, Daniel C.--Legislative

    Recd--May 12, 1999. Government of Belgium.. No commercial travel Correspondent to Senator McCain. Est. Value--$not

    available. submitted. Transportation from Brussels, Belgium to Skopje, Macedonia aboard Belgian military aircraft to attend official meetings. Waldren, Howard--Legislative

    Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would Assistant to Senator Dorgan.

  5. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government submitted.

    embarrassment. Transportation within Cuba to official meetings via two sedans and one minivan. Van Dum, Bradley--Legislative

    Recd--August 13-15, Government of Cuba..... Non-acceptance would Assistant for Defense for Senator 1999. Est. Value--$not

    cause host government Daschle.

    submitted.

    embarrassment. Transportation within Cuba to official meetings via two sedans and one minivan.

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