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NY C86852

June 4, 1998

CLA-2-95:RR:NC:SP:222 C86852


TARIFF NO.: 9505.10.2500

Ms. Rosy Curbelo
Almacenes PITUSA
P. O. Box 839
Hato Rey Station
San Juan, P. R. 00919-0839

RE: The tariff classification of a porcelain lighted nativity scene from China.

Dear Ms. Curbelo:

In your letter dated April 14, 1998, you requested a tariff classification ruling.

You have submitted a photocopy of item #W-74-V-8928, a lighted porcelain nativity scene. This article has a 5 foot plug-in cord that contains an on\off switch, a fuse box and a size C7 bulb. The nativity scene measures 9" x 4-1/2" x 6-1/2 " high. It is hand painted with a bisque finish.

The applicable subheading for the porcelain nativity scene, will be 9505.10.3000, Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which provides for festive...articles for Christmas festivities and parts and accessories thereof: Nativity scenes and figures thereof. The rate of duty will be free.

This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Part 177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).

A copy of the ruling or the control number indicated above should be provided with the entry documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If you have any questions regarding the ruling, contact National Import Specialist Alice Masterson at 212-466-5892.


Robert B. Swierupski

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