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Office of the Chief of Protocol; Gifts to Federal Employees from Foreign Government Sources Reported to Employing Agencies in Calendar Year 2009

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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 2009 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. Also, included are gifts received in previous years including one gift in 2001, one gift in 2002, one gift in 2004, two gifts in 2006, one gift in 2007 and 20 gifts in 2008. These latter gifts are being reported in 2009 as the Office of the Chief of Protocol, Department of State, did not receive the relevant information to include them in earlier reports.

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

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Dated: January 4, 2011.

Patrick F. Kennedy,

Under Secretary for Management, Department of State.

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AGENCY: The White House—Executive Office of the President

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “The National Palace of Mexico”; red and brown artwork made of Olinalá lacquer. Rec'd—1/20/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Felipe de Jesús Calderón Hinojosa, President of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesMikimoto desk clock; black basketball jersey. Rec'd—2/24/2009. Est. Value—$1,495.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Taro Aso, Prime Minister of JapanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBlack and gold pen with a wooden pen holder, made from the wood of the HMS Gannet in Chatham; book entitled “Churchill and America” by Martin Gilbert; book entitled “Churchill: A Life” by Martin Gilbert; book set entitled “Biography of Winston S. Churchill,” by Martin Gilbert. Rec'd—3/3/2009. Est. Value—$16,510.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Right Honorable James Gordon Brown, M.P., Prime Minister, United KingdomNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesFour boxes of dates and twelve bottles of wine. Rec'd—3/5/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Handled Pursuant to Secret Service PolicyHis Excellency Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of the People's Democratic Republic of AlgeriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBelleek handcrafted basket. Rec'd—3/17/2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Peter Robinson and the Honorable Martin McGuinness, First Minister and Deputy First Minister of Northern IrelandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “Restoring the Balance”; book entitled “The Military Balance 2009.” Rec'd—3/20/2009. Est. Value—$388.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Richard Heller, Royal Danish Consulate, DenmarkNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSmall wooden CD holder; one book; fifteen compact discs. Rec'd—4/1/2009. Est. Value—$415.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dmitry Medvedev, President of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBlack leather Montblanc briefcase. Rec'd—4/3/2009. Est. Value—$760.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesGold medal created by the Czech mint featuring an image of President Obama. Rec'd—4/4/2009. Est. Value—$1,460.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Petr Tulpa, Mayor of Jablonec Nad Nisou, Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesTwo cufflinks made by Sevan Bicakci; blue and silver glass vase. Rec'd—4/6/2009. Est. Value—$1,550.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Abdullah Gul, President of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesTwo handwoven decorative rugs; one framed portrait of a woman wearing a green dress; one framed portrait depicting two women and a man surrounded by birds. Rec'd—4/7/2009. Est. Value—$1,850.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Jalal Talabani, President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSilver tray with a floral design; ceremonial plaque; four CDs; two informational booklets. Rec'd—4/20/2009. Est. Value—$520.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Agnaldo Timóteo Pereira, Councilman for Sao Paulo Municipality, Federative Republic of BrazilNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSix decorative ceremonial weapons presented in a glass case. Rec'd—4/21/2009. Est. Value—$1,265.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBlack Bosca leather briefcase; CD entitled “The Fifth Summit of the Americas 2009”; DVD entitled “Cepal Publications 2008”; five books about Trinidad and Tobago. Rec'd—4/22/2009. Est. Value—$620.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Right Honorable Patrick Manning, Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and TobagoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBronze statue of a girl releasing a flock of doves. Rec'd—5/05/2009. Est. Value—$8,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Shimon Peres, President of IsraelNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesLarge oval blue lapis bowl, presented in a blue velvet presentation box. Rec'd—5/06/2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States3′ tall handcarved ebony wooden sculpture. Rec'd—5/21/2009. Est. Value—$6,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Jakaya Kikwete, President of the United Republic of TanzaniaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesLarge cream-colored rug with fringes. Rec'd—5/26/2009. Est. Value—$2,500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States25″ x 29″ framed painting of a tree; eight books. Rec'd—5/28/2009. Est. Value—$446.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian AuthorityNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBottle of olive oil. Rec'd—5/28/2009. Est. Value—$75.00. Disposition—Handled Pursuant to Secret Service PolicyHis Excellency Dr. Mahmoud Abbas, President of the Palestinian AuthorityNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesPair of 18 karat rose gold cufflinks in the shape of shields; Meissen porcelain tray. Rec'd—6/03/2009. Est. Value—$600.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Stanislaw Tillich Minister-President of the Free State of Saxony, Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesLarge desert scene on a green veined marble base featuring miniature figurines of gold palm trees and camels; large gold medallion with the Royal seal in a green leather display box; large brass and glass clock by Jaeger-LeCoultre in a green leather display case. Rec'd—6/03/2009. Est. Value—$34,500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesMeissen tea set with a floral design; book entitled “Meissen in Meissen.” Rec'd—6/04/2009. Est. Value—$415.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Dr. Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesTwelve silk ties. Rec'd—6/15/2009. Est. Value—$1,680.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesAntique brass Samovar. Rec'd—7/07/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Vladimir Putin, Chairman of the Government of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesLarge crystal table with an image of the American Flag. Rec'd—7/07/2009. Est. Value—$6,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesOrange Batavus “Holland on the Hudson” bicycle with an extra bike seat. Rec'd—7/09/2009. Est. Value—$1,480.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Jan Peter Balkenende, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the NetherlandsNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesGilt framed and matted mosaic depicting St. Peter's Square; decorative gold coin with the inscription “Benedict XVI Pont Max Anno IV” with the profile of Pope Benedict the XVI; booklet entitled “Instruction Dignitas Personae On Certain Bioethical Questions”; book entitled “Encyclical Letter Caritas in Veritate of the Supreme Pontiff Benedict XVI”; silver keychain. Rec'd—7/10/2009. Est. Value—$7,905.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Holiness Pope Benedict XVI, Holy SeeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States31″ x 47″ portrait of President Obama with an American Flag. Rec'd—7/21/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. John Evans Atta Mills, President of the Republic of GhanaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesLarge silver vase with images of palm trees and sphinxes; Iraqi soccer team jersey. Rec'd—7/22/2009. Est. Value—$675.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Nouri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSet of white mother-of-pearl cufflinks with blue sapphires in 18 karat white gold in a box made from shells and leather. Rec'd—7/30/2009. Est. Value—$875.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, President of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesMother-of-pearl and lapis lazuli gilt bronze box. Rec'd—8/03/2009. Est. Value—$1,100.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir of the State of KuwaitNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesNine books related to the history and culture of Morocco. Rec'd—8/04/2009. Est. Value—$624.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Majesty Mohammed VI, King of the Kingdom of MoroccoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “The Aztec Calendar and Other Solar Monuments” by Eduardo Matos and Felipe Solis; one metal Aztec calendar on a wooden display stand. Rec'd—8/25/2009. Est. Value—$422.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Felipe de Jesús Calderón Hinojosa, President of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States3′ x 6′ wooden framed watercolor on paper depicting a landscape with limestone cliffs. Rec'd—9/20/2009. Est. Value—$3,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Wu Banggou, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesFrancesco Basile gold watch. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$6,400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesPainting entitled “Mauritius—A Haven for Peace and Harmony,” by Daniele Hitie. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam, Prime Minister of the Republic of MauritiusNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSilver bowl with a raised floral motif. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesSilver box imprinted with the insignia of the Kingdom of Thailand. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Abhisit Vejjajiva, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of ThailandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “I Vetri di Archimede Seguso dal 1950 al 1959”; pair of blown glass candleholders and a glass fruit bowl. Rec'd—9/24/2009. Est. Value—$14,445.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBurgundy rug with a foliate motif. Rec'd—9/24/2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBronze replica of a sculpture by Edgar Degas, entitled “Halted Horse.” Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$2,635.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “Barcelona & Catalonia”; framed currency entitled “The United Colonies, Four Dollars”, printed in Philadelphia in 1776 and documents of the Santa Fe Capitulations in a grey velvet case. Rec'd—10/13/2009. Est. Value—$739.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, President of the Government of SpainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesGraf von Faber-Castell “Perfect Pencil.” Rec'd—10/22/2009. Est. Value—$395.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency José Manuel Durao Barroso, President of the European CommissionNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “A Carnegie Anthology”; book entitled “Scottish Estate Tweeds”; one Johnstons cashmere sweater. Rec'd—10/22/2009. Est. Value—$1,019.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Right Honorable James Gordon Brown, M.P., Prime Minister, United KingdomNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesPorcelain sculpture of five oxen. Rec'd—10/22/2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Hu Jintao, President of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States39″ x 49″ wooden framed and matted fine silk embroidery depicting a portrait study of the First Family. Rec'd—11/01/2009. Est. Value—$20,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Hu Jintao, President of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States15″ blue glass jar with a silver design. Rec'd—11/02/2009. Est. Value—$538.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis All Holiness Bartholomew, Archbishop of Constantinople, New Rome and Ecumenical PatriarchNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States16″ x 27″ framed Japanese calligraphy. Rec'd—11/12/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Kazunori Yamanoi, Member of the House of Representatives, JapanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesChinese porcelain vase with a blue and white floral motif. Rec'd—11/15/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Han Zheng, Mayor of Shanghai, People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States50″ x 62″ rug with an image of President Obama. Rec'd—11/17/2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Gadzhi Makhachev, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Daghestan in Moscow, Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States10″ x 6″ gold vase. Rec'd—12/07/2009. Est. Value—$2,150.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States14″ green glass vase with gold crescent and star designs, made by Palabahçe. Rec'd—12/28/2009. Est. Value—$1,100.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United StatesBook entitled “Stories from the Panchatantra”; book entitled “Ancient Tales of Wit and Wisdom”; book entitled “The Puffin Treasury of Modern Indian Stories”; book entitled “A History of Ancient and Early Medieval India”; book entitled “The Gandhi Collection: History in the Making: The Visual Archives of Kulwant Roy.” Rec'd—12/22/2009. Est. Value—$3,572.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaOne framed photograph of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II; one framed photograph of Prince Phillip. Rec'd—4/01/2009. Est. Value—$775.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaS.T. Dupont fountain pen; book entitled “S.T. Dupont Limited Editions”; Daum perfume bottle. Rec'd—4/3/2009. Est. Value—$1,185.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaStainless steel watch with an accompanying historical booklet; brooch decorated with a red design; white ceramic dog bowl. Rec'd—4/05/2009. Est. Value—$579.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Mirek Topolánek, Prime Minister of the Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaSet of six handmade wine glasses, and a book entitled “The Story of Prague Castle.” Rec'd—4/06/2009. Est. Value—$1,605.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Vaclav Klaus, President of the Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaFive Ascot ties in assorted colors and two Krefelder Seidentuch silk scarves. Rec'd—6/01/2009. Est. Value—$440.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Gregor Kathstede, Lord Mayor of Krefeld, Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaPainting entitled “Natalia Pushkina” by Alexander Pavlovich Brullov, reproduction of a portrait of Alexander Pushkin's wife; porcelain doll designed by Anastasia Chizhova; framed replica of the address by the people of North American States to Alexander II; reproductions of letters between Emperor Alexander II and President Lincoln; lace tablecloth with twelve matching placemats; porcelain tea set made at the Imperial Porcelain Factory in Saint Petersburg. Rec'd—7/06/2009. Est. Value—$2,125.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dmitry Medvedev, President of the Russian Federation and Mrs. Svetlana MedvedevaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaTwo men's Belstaff jackets; one women's Belstaff jacket. Rec'd—7/06/2009. Est. Value—$3,071.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaTwo gilt framed portraits of the President and First Lady, carved in wood. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$900.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Bingu wa Mutharika, President of the Republic of MalawiNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaFive sterling silver cocktail forks; piece of orange decorative brocade cloth. Rec'd—9/24/2009. Est. Value—$387.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency and Mrs. Yukio Hatoyama, Prime Minister of JapanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle ObamaThree multicolored shirts and two full-length cloth garments. Rec'd—11/17/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Chantal Compaore, Wife of the President of Burkina FasoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States, and First Lady Michelle Obama3′ x 3′ framed portrait of the President and First Lady by Petit-Bois Ancener; 5′ x 5′ portrait of the President by Petit-Bois Ancener. Rec'd—12/30/2009. Est. Value—$4,025.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Raymond A. Joseph, Ambassador of the Republic of HaitiNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaFranck Muller Color Dreams watch; accompanying book. Rec'd—4/4/2009. Est. Value—$12,895.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Dierk Wettengel, Senator, Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle Obama18 karat yellow gold chain with pearls and small diamonds. Rec'd—4/6/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Hayrünnisa Gül, Wife of the President of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaNecklace made of 33 pearls with a sterling silver pendant. Rec'd—4/2/2009. Est. Value—$14,200.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaDecorative box made of crystal and lacquered wood. Rec'd—4/04/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Roland Ries, Mayor of Strasbourg, French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaBrown leather “Sadaf International” purse; brown “Sadaf International” jewelry box. Rec'd—6/02/2009. Est. Value—$490.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaRuby and diamond jewelry set consisting of a pair of earrings, a ring, a bracelet, and a necklace. Rec'd—6/03/2009. Est. Value—$132,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaBlack Christian Dior handbag. Rec'd—6/19/2009. Est. Value—$4,500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Carla Sarkozy, Wife of the President of the French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaPink pearl necklace and a multicolored silk scarf. Rec'd—6/23/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Datin Siti Rubiah Bt. Datuk Abdul Samad, Wife of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, MalaysiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle Obama18 karat yellow gold brooch decorated with cultured pearls and yellow citrines presented in a green wooden jewelry box; one book entitled “Kulinarya: A Guidebook to Philippine Cuisine” by Michaela Fenix. Rec'd—7/30/2009. Est. Value—$938.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, President of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaRed woven shawl; and a lapis and silver jewelry set, including a pair of earrings and a necklace. Rec'd—8/11/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of ChileNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaBrown and black Italian leather purse. Rec'd—8/21/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Giovanni Chiodi, President of the Abruzzo Region, Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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First Lady Michelle ObamaTraditional necklace made of green, yellow, and white beads; pair of brown leather sandals; two woven seat covers; three pieces of Ghanaian kente cloth. Rec'd—8/25/2009. Est. Value—$685.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHead Chief Osabarima Kwesi Atta, President, Oguaa Traditional Council, Cape Coast, Republic of GhanaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaBackes and Strauss “Black Star of Ghana” watch, crafted in 18 karat gold with diamonds and leather. Rec'd—8/25/2009. Est. Value—$48,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Ernestina Naadu Mills, First Lady of the Republic of GhanaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaFramed signed photograph of the Prince and the Princess of the Netherlands; two ottomans made by Christien Meindertsma. Rec'd—9/11/2009. Est. Value—$5,372.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Royal Highness Willem-Alexander, Prince of the Netherlands, and Her Royal Highness Máxima, Princess of the NetherlandsNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaSilver jewelry set including a necklace, earrings and ring. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$490.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaTwo leather bags; one cloth tote bag; one brown suede shawl. Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$975.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHer Excellency Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, President of the Argentine NationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaNecklace of multi-strand Akoya, Keshi, and freshwater pearls. Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$9,700.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Miyuki Hatoyama, Wife of the Prime Minister of JapanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaBeige pashmina shawl made by the Kashmir Loom Company. Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$666.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaWhite leather Chanel notebook; S.T. Dupont white gold pen set; book entitled “Warhol: Le Grand Monde d' Andy Warhol.” Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$3,766.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the French Republic and Mrs. Carla Bruni-SarkozyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaTwo sets of 25″ x 23″ reproductions of The Codex Atlanticus by Leonardo da Vinci. Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaLacquered wooden jewelry box; jewelry set consisting of an amber necklace and an amber bracelet. Rec'd—11/17/2009. Est. Value—$515.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Kateryna Yushchenko, First Lady of UkraineNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaPainting of St. Michael the Archangel; set of six DVDs; one book. Rec'd—11/17/2009. Est. Value—$2,575.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis All Holiness Bartholomew, Archbishop of Constantinople, New Rome and Ecumenical PatriarchNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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First Lady Michelle ObamaWooden box with silver overlay; four beaded table coverings. Rec'd—12/07/2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaTwo silver enamel sculptures of a King Fisher and a parrot. Rec'd—12/22/2009. Est. Value—$1,400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Gursharan Kaur, Wife of the Prime Minister of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle ObamaTan suede shawl made by Margarita Sierra. Rec'd—9/18/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Dr. Tabaré Vazquez, President of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay and Mrs. Maria DelgadoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family30″ x 41″ wooden replica model of the USS Constitution; Swarovski crystal figurine entitled “Dalmally—Tropic Sun.” Rec'd—2/6/2009. Est. Value—$1,400.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignThe Honorable Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam, Prime Minister of the Republic of MauritiusNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilyLarge porcelain jar; decorative fan with images of butterflies; small white and pink tea set; one green and blue glass jar in the shape of a kneeling water buffalo. Rec'd—3/12/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Yang Jiechi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilyLimited edition copy of “Beowulf”; painting entitled “Bogland” by Mark Dwyer; four books; limited edition Waterford crystal bowl. Rec'd—3/17/2009. Est. Value—$3,281.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Brian Cowen, T.D., Prime Minister of IrelandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilyPurple shawl made with Harris Tweed Hebrides fabric; assorted children's clothing including three shirts, two pairs of sunglasses, two skirts, one belt, one blazer, one pair of jeans, and two wooden bead necklaces. Rec'd—4/01/2009. Est. Value—$485.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Sarah Brown, Wife of the Prime Minister, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilyOil on canvas painting entitled “Le Changement.” Rec'd—7/09/2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Giorgio Napolitano, President of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilyLarge red linen portfolio containing ten lithographs of the fountains of the Vatican; Bible in a burgundy leather case; book entitled “Vatican City”; two children's hats; children's puzzle; children's wrist watch. Rec'd—7/10/2009. Est. Value—$1,007.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Eminence Tarcisio Cardinal Bertone, S.D.B., Secretary of State, Holy SeeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First FamilySix pieces of kente cloth and two glass bead jewelry sets, each consisting of a necklace, earrings, and two bracelets. Rec'd—7/21/2009. Est. Value—$615.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Ernestina Naadu Mills, First Lady of the Republic of GhanaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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First FamilyTwo silver charm bracelets; two wooden kaleidoscopes; two wooden music jewelry boxes; three sets of cufflinks; a blue silk tie; purple pashmina scarf. Rec'd—9/25/2009. Est. Value—$559.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Jan Peter Balkenende, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the NetherlandsNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle Obama and First Family ChildrenLara Bohinc rose gold Solar Eclipse bracelet; book entitled “The Railway Children”; book entitled “Stories from Shakespeare.” Rec'd—4/01/2009. Est. Value—$521.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Samantha Cameron, Wife of the Right Honorable David Cameron, Leader of the Opposition of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Lady Michelle Obama and First Family ChildrenYellow alabaster bowl; sterling silver chains with charms; four white tablecloths with matching napkin rings. Rec'd—9/23/2009. Est. Value—$630.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Suzanne Mubarak, Wife of the President of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenFour books and seventeen DVDs. Rec'd—4/02/2009. Est. Value—$470.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Thérèse Rein, Wife of the Prime Minister of AustraliaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenJewelry set including heart-shaped diamond earrings and a necklace. Rec'd—6/04/2009. Est. Value—$3,775.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenJewelry set including square diamond earrings and a necklace. Rec'd—6/04/2009. Est. Value—$3,500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenFour pink and orange scarves; one teddy bear; and one black lacquer jewelry box. Rec'd—6/16/2009. Est. Value—$570.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenTwo 15-piece nesting dolls. Rec'd—7/07/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignMrs. Svetlana Medvedeva, Wife of President of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenFour dresses and two jackets, designed by Isabel Garreton. Rec'd—7/20/2009. Est. Value—$815.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignSenator Pablo Longueira Montes, Republic of Santiago Poniente, Republic of ChileNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
First Family ChildrenTwo purple Samsung compact digital cameras; two pieces of pink decorative brocade silk fabric. Rec'd—11/19/2009. Est. Value—$740.00. Disposition—Archives ForeignHis Excellency Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Axelrod, David.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$9,000.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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White   House   Staff   Member.  Brennan, John.Crystal clock in the shape of a horse. Rec'd—4/07/2009. Est. Value—$397.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Elias Murr, Minister of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Emanuel, Rahm.49″ x 76″ cream-colored rug. Rec'd—5/26/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Emanuel, Rahm.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$8,485.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Favreau, Jon.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,155.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Gibbs, Robert.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,235.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Jarrett, Valerie.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,055.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Jones, James.48″ x 77″ red rug. Rec'd—6/11/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Jones, James.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$7,780.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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White   House   Staff   Member.  Jones, James.Chinese porcelain vase designed by Li Molin. Rec'd—10/14/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationMr. Li Yuanchao, Director, Politburo of the Communist Party of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Jones, James.87″ x 35″ scroll, watercolor painting of a raptor with Mandarin characters. Rec'd—10/28/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationGeneral Xu Caihou, Vice Chairman, Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Jones, James.Decorative display rifle, mounted on wood. Rec'd—10/07/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Lippert, Mark.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,260.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Mastromonaco, Alyssa.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,085.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  McDonough, Denis.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$4,575.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Nicholson, Marvin.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$18,580.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Pfeiffer, Daniel.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$4,740.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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White   House   Staff   Member.  Rhodes, Benjamin.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$5,405.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Rundlet, Peter.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$12,560.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Summers, Lawrence.A silk Chinese scroll enclosed in a presentation box. Rec'd—3/30/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Liu He, Chinese Vice Minister, The State Council Informatization Office, People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
White   House   Staff   Member.  Talwar, Puneet.One pair of silver cufflinks, one male watch, one female watch, one silver pen, and one diamond jewelry set including earrings, a ring, and a bracelet, presented in a green leather case. Rec'd—6/3/2009. Est. Value—$10,680.00. Location—Pending Transfer to the General Services AdministrationAbdullah bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: The White House—Office of the Vice President

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States109″ x 150″ Pakistani carpet with oval palmettos on curvilinear vines, leaves in white with red on an indigo field and a predominating border of rosettes. Rec'd—5/6/2009. Est. Value—$1,700.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesBaccarat jumping horse clock. Rec'd—5/17/2009. Est. Value—$510.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Elias Murr, Minister of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States40-piece handmade serving set from Lebanon by Haddad, with black horn bird handles with crests dotted in turquoise and red. Rec'd—5/17/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Location—National ArchivesHer Excellency Nayla Rene Moawad, Minister for Social Affairs of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States18k gold Medal of Freedom coin in a decorative blue case with a presentation tag to The Vice President from President Sejdiu. Rec'd—5/21/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Dr. Fatmir Sejdiu, President of the Republic of KosovoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesLarge framed reproduction of the Declaration of Independence of Kosovo in a molded gold tone frame. Rec'd—5/13/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Location—Pending transfer to National ArchivesHis Excellency Dr. Fatmir Sejdiu, President of the Republic of KosovoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesLarge framed sketch of a window and a table. Rec'd—5/14/2009. Est. Value—$570.00. Location—Pending transfer to National ArchivesHis Excellency Nebojsa Radmanovic, His Excellency Haris Silajdzic, and His Excellency Zelijko Komsic, The Tri-Presidency of Bosnia and HerzegovinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States81″ x 121″ Afghani carpet with center medallion style of rosettes and indigo medallions on a white field filled with rectilinear foliate vines and surrounded by red stepped spandrels and borders. Rec'd—5/6/2009. Est. Value—$900.00. Location—Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesTan “leatherette” box with a plaque with an enameled image of a lion, surrounded by a hand painted border with images and embossed metal corners. Rec'd—7/4/2009. Est. Value—$390.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Tariq Al-Hashimi, Vice President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesLarge plexiglas box with metal olive branch attached; two candles in leather containers; leather box with a decorative glass lid; embroidered leather box. Rec'd—7/9/2009. Est. Value—$445.00. Location—National ArchivesTheir Majesties King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein and Queen Rania, King and Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesTwo 4.5″ Phoenician juglets in a clear acrylic case. Rec'd—5/23/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency General Michael Sleiman, President of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesHand painted plaque in a beige leather frame in a matching beige leather presentation case. Rec'd—8/20/2009. Est. Value—$345.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Nouri Al-Maliki, Prime Minister of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesTwo silver and blue lapis candle stick holders. Rec'd—8/20/2009. Est. Value—$460.00. Location—National ArchivesHer Excellency Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of ChileNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesReplica of the Saif Palace (9.5″ x 9.5″ x 22″) in a brown leather showcase with gold-colored latches. Rec'd—9/3/2009. Est. Value—$1,400.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Sheik Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir of the State of KuwaitNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesSilver octagonal box with etched details. Rec'd—10/22/2009. Est. Value—$440.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, President of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesStatue of a jungle fowl rooster on a wooden base (4.5″ x 8.5″) in a presentation box. Rec'd—10/22/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Mrs. Kathleen Biden, The Vice President's Daughter-in-lawBrooch comprised of eight curves with graduated garnets on a gold plated mount. Rec'd—10/28/2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Jan Fischer, Prime Minister of the Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesCrystal bowl with red coloring. Rec'd—10/28/2009. Est. Value—$1,860.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Václav Klaus President of the Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesBurgundy glass vase with a white design. Rec'd—11/25/2009. Est. Value—$1,900.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Václav Klaus, President of the Czech RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesRed glass sculpture of five loops of four concentric bands on a base with a presentation plaque in a a black presentation case; framed stamp set. Rec'd—10/28/2009. Est. Value—$820.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyDr. Sorin Oprescu, Mayor of Bucharest, RomaniaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesSterling silver plate by William and Son of London with a presentation tag on the rim in a presentation box. Rec'd—6/26/2009. Est. Value—$1,100.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Royal Highness Prince Salman Bin Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa of the Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesTri-handled artifact vase (3.5″ x 2.8″) in a clear acrylic vase. Rec'd—12/15/2009. Est. Value—$950.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency General Michael Sleiman, President of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United States45″ x 67″ multicolored rug with a repeating floral medallion design on an ivory field with three borders. Rec'd—11/24/2009. Est. Value—$440.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President of the United StatesFountain pen by Stipula in a black case with “28” written in white, with a 14k white gold nib, and a cap marked “Prezydent Rzeoypospolitej Polskiej/made in Italy.” Rec'd—10/21/2009. Est. Value—$580.00. Location—National ArchivesHis Excellency Lech Kaczynski, President of the Republic of PolandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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AGENCY: Department of State

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed photograph of the King and Secretary Clinton with a hand-written message by His Majesty in a leather frame with silver accents and matching leather presentation box. Rec'd—March 18, 2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty Shaikh Hamad Bin Isa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa, King of the Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesCrystal Baccarat clock of a jumping horse. Rec'd—April 8, 2009. Est. Value—$485.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Elias Murr, Minister of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge marble bowl of blue lapis with circular design in blue velvet box. Rec'd—May 6, 2009. Est. Value—$820.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesYellow and burgundy imperial china set with service for five and silk table runner in yellow silk box. Rec'd—February 1, 2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Yang Jiechi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesIraqi woven carpet in green slipcase. Rec'd—April 25, 2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Jalal Talabani, President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesChinese calligraphy portrait scroll in presentation box. Rec'd—October 27, 2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Xu Caihou, Vice-Chairman, Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesWoven carpet with city skyline design; Signed book: “Jalal: From Freedom Fighter to President” in presentation box. Rec'd—September 25, 2009. Est. Value—$355.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Jalal Talabani, President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesCarved wooden ebony statue of five figures on a base; Framed photograph of The President and Mrs. Clinton with the Vice President (1996). Rec'd—August 6, 2009. Est. Value—$410.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka, Vice President and Minister of Home Affairs of the Republic of KenyaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesPersonalized Dohjang stamp, inkpad and writing scroll; Book: “Behind the Shadow of 9/11” signed by the author. Rec'd—February 20, 2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Han Seung-soo, Prime Minister of the Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States24K gold commemorative coin (16.9 Grams) of the Prince's exhibition to Antarctica. Rec'd—March 6, 2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Serene Highness Albert II, Sovereign Prince of MonacoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge silvered-bronze Buddha statue with gilt wash in red velvet presentation box. Rec'd—December 1, 2009. Est. Value—$670.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Madhav Kumar Nepal, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of NepalNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesClock with brass nautical scene and marble base; Coin: sterling top in lacquer box; Coin: 2009 comemmorative coin with gold center; Coin: 2007 sterling silver with green enamel; Book: “Ukraine: Nature, Traditions and Culture”; Book: “Castles and Fortresses of Ukraine”. Rec'd—December 9, 2009. Est. Value—$630.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Petro Poroshenko, Minister of Foreign Affairs of UkraineNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States6” hand-blown vase with black, yellow and green striped design accented with ferns; Book: “Antarctic Partners” signed by the Minister. Rec'd—April 7, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyThe Right Honorable Murray McCully, M.P., Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of New ZealandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge decorative red and brown woven carpet with a diamond design. Rec'd—October 31, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Farooq H. Naek, Chairman of the Senate of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesBurl wood travel jewelry case with blue lining; Book: “Malaccan Palace” with hand-painted watercolor foredge in custom presentation box with brass details. Rec'd—November 30, 2009. Est. Value—$530.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, President of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesJewelry box inlaid with gemstones; Illustrated history book of Philippine-American relations. Rec'd—November 12, 2009. Est. Value—$345.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Alberto Romulo, Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesSterling silver clock on wooden base with gold trim with the Royal insignia and seal flanked by two Ibex figures. Rec'd—April 8, 2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Shaykh Hamad bin Jasim bin Jabir Al Thani, Prime Minister of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesSilver necklace and earring set of 23 Carnelain and 24 Turquoise stones in wooden presentation box with silver and gold thread needlepoint embroidery. Rec'd—October 14, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Mintimer Shaimiev, President of the Republic of TatarstanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesBlack ceramic bowl with cracked glass inset and uneven edges. Rec'd—November 1, 2009. Est. Value—$680.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency George Yeo Yong-Boon, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of SingaporeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesCustom silver-tone three-piece brooch with faux diamond accents. Rec'd—November 1, 2009. Est. Value—$560.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lee Kuan Yew, Minister Mentor, Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of SingaporeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesSet of six Zulu telephone wire plate chargers; Book: “Wired: Contemporary Zulu Telephone Wire Baskets“. Rec'd—September 1, 2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyMr. Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South AfricaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesCeramic water pitcher with hand-painted floral design on body and lizard sculptures on pitcher handle and feet. Rec'd—March 19, 2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South AfricaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States2' hand-carved ebony wood log statue titled “Village Life“. Rec'd—May 21, 2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Jakaya Kikwete, President of the United Republic of TanzaniaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge framed painting by local students of a dove in flight with an olive branch. Rec'd—March 30, 2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Jozias Van Artisan, Mayor of the HagueNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesSmall silk hand-woven carpet by Hereke Carpet Weaver's Association with seal of the Ecumenical Patriarch; Pamphlets and DVDs; Round silver mirror with floral design on back. Rec'd—November 5, 2009. Est. Value—$6,804.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis All Holiness Bartholomew, Archbishop of Constantinople, New Rome and Ecumenical PatriarchNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed painting of Ukrainian woman in traditional dress; Framed painting of village children in snow scene. Rec'd—November 9, 2009. Est. Value—$660.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Petro Poroshenko, Minister of Foreign Affairs of UkraineNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesHermes silk scarf with horse design; Black leather “Louis Vuitton” bag. Rec'd—February 5, 2009. Est. Value—$750.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesTwo-stranded tear drop pink pearl necklace with silver clasp. Rec'd—July 23, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Dr. Dipu Moni, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of BangladeshNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed painting of a Dodo bird with sequins and faux gemstones; Swarovski crystal blue flower bouquet with silver branches. Rec'd—September 1, 2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Government of Mauritius; government official who presented gift unknownNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge leather rug with three matching cushions; Book signed by the Minister. Rec'd—August 14, 2009. Est. Value—$895.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Ojo Maduekwe, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of NigeriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge neon green box with tassel with sterling silver and touquoise jewelry set; Traditional shawl with embroidery; Traditional white dress with embroidery. Rec'd—September 1, 2009. Est. Value—$1,085.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Gurbanguly Berdimuhammedov, President of TurkmenistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge woven basket; Large hand-made quilt with white/black stripes and personalized inscription. Rec'd—April 21, 2009. Est. Value—$1,035.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHer Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of LiberiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesBook: “A Mosaic: A Journey Through the Multi-Faceted World of Bahrain's Arts and Crafts”, Silver box with mother of pearl inlay and pearl on lid. Rec'd—June 26, 2009. Est. Value—$505.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Shaykh Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed copper art with hand-punched figures of two women. Rec'd—July 1, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Adolphe Muzito, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the CongoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesRepublic of El Salvador coin of 2500 colones. Rec'd—April 20, 2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Mauricio Funes, President-elect of the Republic of El SalvadorNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed colorful abstract painting of cave imprints. Rec'd—May 5, 2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Marat Tazhin, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of KazakhstanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesPainting of busy Haitian harbor; Sequined and beaded Haitian folk art of a heart and two flags. Rec'd—December 1, 2009. Est. Value—$435.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency René Preval, President of the Republic of Haiti and Mrs. Elisabeth D. PrevalNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States25″ x 32″ wooden replica of the British warship Victory; Swarovski crystal “Object-Doroa, Fuschia Rain” blue and pink 4 petal flower on silver stem with leaf and stand. Rec'd—February 6, 2009. Est. Value—$525.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam, Prime Minister of the Republic of MauritiusNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesPale blue vase with cracked crystaline design on body and yellow rim. Rec'd—April 27, 2009. Est. Value—$750.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency George Yeo Yong-Boon, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of SingaporeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesTraditional vest of Kosovo embroidered with white gold and silver threads in blue velvet presentation box with inscription. Rec'd—February 26, 2009. Est. Value—$390.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Fatmir Sejdiu, President of the Republic of KosovoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States22K gold round brooch with intricate rosette design and pearl accents. Rec'd—April 8, 2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Samuel Lewis Navaro, First Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of PanamaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesLarge Russian lacquer box with hand-painted scene in blue presentation box. Rec'd—March 6, 2009. Est. Value—$950.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Sergey Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesGold plated jewelry set including a pair of earrings and necklace with emerald, ruby, moonstone, amethyst, citrine, garnet and diamonds. Rec'd—October 29, 2009. Est. Value—$2,600.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif, Former Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesFramed portraiture painting of President William J. Clinton; Three brochures about the artist. Rec'd—October 31, 2009. Est. Value—$1,015.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMr. Bashir Ahmed, Dean of Fine Arts, National College of Art of Lahore, Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United States4′ x 6′ carpet in black and beige with 10-point central rosette design in green velvet slipcase. Rec'd—November 13, 2009. Est. Value—$600.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesOval mother of pearl compact with diamond accent and 24K gold clasp with a gold tassel in a linen box. Rec'd—April 21, 2009. Est. Value—$950.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty and Her Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein and Rania Al-Abdullah, King and Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesPakistani rug with ivory floral design in green slipcover. Rec'd—May 26, 2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesWooden music box by Dobin of Switzerland with floral detail and red velvet interior. Rec'd—July 31, 2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Micheline Calmy-Rey, Chief of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss ConfederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesUnder-glazed, hand-painted porcelain vase with floral design and Expo 2010 Shanghai logo in leather presentation case; Set of two commemorative Expo 2010 Shanghai tickets in colored glass holder and presentation cases. Rec'd—November 14, 2009. Est. Value—$4,736.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMr. Yang Xiong, Executive Vice Mayor of the Shanghai Municipal GovernmentNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesSterling silver purse pen by Hermes. Rec'd—March 2, 2009. Est. Value—$390.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Bernard Kouchner, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the French RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State of the United StatesPorcelain glazed vase with gingko leaves on a black lacquer base. Rec'd—February 21, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Yang Jiechi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable William J. Burns, Under Secretary of StateMiniature gold minaret statue with gilt brass covered pavilion on a wood base in leather presentation box. Rec'd—September 4, 2009. Est. Value—$560.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Ahmed bin Abdallah Al-Mahmoud, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Doha, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable James B. Steinberg, Deputy Secretary of StateLarge, wool Iraqi carpet with multicolor center and braided red and white border; Small, silk Iraqi carpet with center floral medallion and three framed borders. Rec'd—April 25, 2009. Est. Value—$1,260.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Jalal Talabani, President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable William J. Burns, Under Secretary of StateSet of two books “Turkmen Dastakham”; Small 20″ x 40″ handmade rug; Large 32″ x 47″ handmade rug. Rec'd—September 30, 2009. Est. Value—$345.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Gurbanguly Berdimuhammedov, President of TurkmenistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
George A. Krol, Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian AffairsWomen's Movado Museum watch. Rec'd—November 9, 2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Meret B. Orazov, The Ambassador of Turkmenistan to the United StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Alina Romanowski, Deputy Assistant SecretaryTravel clock by Links with red and black face and white dots; Women's Movado Harmony stainless steel bracelet watch; Men's Movado Automatic watch. Rec'd—June 21, 2009. Est. Value—$997.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Major Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff, Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Alina Romanowski, Deputy Assistant SecretaryMen's Technomarine watch; Women's Technomarine watch; “Man” by Calvin Klien 3.4oz cologne; “Versace” by Versace 1.7oz cologne; Silk Tie by Pal Zileri; Men's Balenciaga wallet; Women's Ted Lapidus wallet. Rec'd—June 21, 2009. Est. Value—$1,680.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Major Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff, Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for African AffairsLarge, circular leather rug with traditional design and three matching seating cushions. Rec'd—August 11, 2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Ojo Maduekwe, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of NigeriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Bill Taylor, U.S. Ambassador to UkraineLimited-edition (#406 of 500) set of seven “black series” pens by Caran d'Ache. Rec'd—September 16, 2008. Est. Value—$5,700.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Renat Akhmetov, Member of the Ukraine Rada House of Deputies, UkraineNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to QatarTwo 1824 Haviland Serengeti impala limoge vases (one large, one medium). Rec'd—June 25, 2009. Est. Value—$920.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationBader Al-Darwish, Chairman, Qatar Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Royal Family, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Penny Price, Protocol OfficerTissot brand watch with round silvertone face and Royal Insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Laura Wills, Acting Chief of ProtocolFramed oil painting of Korean landscape. Rec'd—June 17, 2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMrs. Choi Ah-Young, Spouse of the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the United StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable William J. Burns, U.S. Ambassador to the Russian FederationLarge saber with fluted steel blade engraved with scrollwork and enamel details on the handle in a red velvet presentation box. Rec'd—November 1, 2006. Est. Value—$585.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMr. Gadzhi Makhachev, Duma Deputy Representing Daghestan and Deputy Chair of Parlimentary CommitteeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable William J. Burns, U.S. Ambassador to the Russian FederationGilt-metal pitcher inlaid with enamel with six matching goblets and serving tray. Rec'd—June 1, 2006. Est. Value—$550.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMr. Gadzhi Makhachev, Duma Deputy Representing Daghestan and Deputy Chair of Parlimentary CommitteeNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to QatarMen's Rolex watch; Women's Chopard watch with diamond face. Rec'd—June 10, 2009. Est. Value—$15,500.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationShaykh Thani bin Abdullah Al Thani, Member of the Royal Family, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to QatarMont Blanc Thomas Mann limited-edition pen; Mont Blanc cufflinks; Hermes Paris scarf; Mont Blanc Arturo Toscanini Special Edition Pen. Rec'd—December 1, 2009. Est. Value—$1,874.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Ali Bin Fahad Al-Hajri, Ambassador of Qatar to the United StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to QatarPresident brand suitcase; Men's Hamilton watch; Silk tie by Aigner; Silk tie by Cerruti 1881; Leather wallet by Cerruti 1881; “Esprit de Gingembre” cologne by Angel Schlesser; Bottle of “Jood” perfume; S.T. Dupont brand Passenger. Rec'd—February 1, 2009. Est. Value—$1,929.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Major Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff, Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joseph LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to QatarTiffany & Co. Paloma Picasso cufflinks in sterling silver with carbon; Tateossian Blue Tempomatic watch; Chrome Cross ballpoint pen. Rec'd—March 9, 2009. Est. Value—$625.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationShaykh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al Thani, Member of the Royal Family, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Deborah K. Jones, U.S. Ambassador to KuwaitCommemorative silver coin from central bank; Women's silver Omega brand watch in a red case. Rec'd—July 3, 2009. Est. Value—$630.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Amir of the State of KuwaitNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Elinor LeBaron, Spouse of the U.S. Ambassador to QatarPresident brand suitcase: Women's Ted Lapidus brand watch; “Night” perfume by Al Jazeera Perfumes; S.T. Dupond brand passenger; “Esprit de Gingembre” perfume by Angel Schlesser; Women's Mark Fischer Swiss watch. Rec'd—February 1, 2009. Est. Value—$2,415.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Major Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff, Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Penny Price, Protocol OfficerGreen leather briefcase with set of jewelry including ruby and diamond bracelet, earrings and ring, men's and women's silver Longines watches, Tiffany & Co. sterling silver cufflinks and Dior silver pen. Rec'd—June 3, 2009. Est. Value—$5,650.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Capricia Penavic Marshall, Chief of ProtocolSterling silver tray engraved with a Cedar of Lebanon in a leather presentation box. Rec'd—December 1, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Michel Sleiman, President of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable David Thorne, U.S. Ambassador to ItalyLarge marble flag sculpture of the American Flag by Italian Artist, Luciano Massari. Rec'd—September 11, 2009. Est. Value—$5,000.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Angelo Zubbani, Mayor of the City of CarraraNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Cheryl Mills, Chief of Staff and CounselorLarge, circular leather rug with traditional design and three matching seating cushions. Rec'd—August 11, 2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Ojo Maduekwe, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of NigeriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Joseph Fishbein, Director for Regional Affairs, Office of the Coordinator for CounterterrorismMen's Cerruti “1881” wristwatch. Rec'd—July 1, 2009. Est. Value—$780.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor General Mazen al Qadi, Director of Public Security, Jordanian Public Security Directorate, Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Ande Metzger, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Alfonso Diaz, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Jose Fuster, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Sean Irby, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable David H. Rundell, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy Riyadh, Saudi Arabia18K white gold bracelet and matching earring set with citrine and diamond stones. Rec'd—June 4, 2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Location—Recipient Wishes to PurchaseAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Gladys Boluda, Acting Chief of ProtocolLongines brand watch with rectangular face with Royal insignia and polished silver tone band. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$1,075.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Richard LeBaron, U.S. Ambassador to Kuwait, and Mrs. LebaronMen's Corum brand watch; Women's Corum brand watch. Rec'd—July 1, 2007. Est. Value—$5,400.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Government of the State of Kuwait; government official who presented gift unknownNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Paul Hegarty, Assistant Chief of ProtocolRaymond Weil brand watch silvertone face with Royal Insignia and Roman numerals. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$895.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Connolly Keigher, Protocol OfficerRaymond Weil brand watch silvertone face with Royal Insignia and Roman numerals. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$895.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Joan Polaschik, Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy Tripoli, Libya21K gold ring with a green stone. Rec'd—December 11, 2009. Est. Value—$980.00. Location—Recipient Wishes to PurchaseColonel Muammar Abu Minyar al-Qadhafi, Leader of the Revolution of the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab JamahiriyaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable David H. Rundell, Deputy Chief of Mission, US Embassy Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaMen's Jazzmaster Tonneau 2824 watch by Hamilton. Rec'd—June 3, 2009. Est. Value—$479.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Richard C. Holbrooke, Special Representative for Afghanistan and PakistanLeather briefcase with brushed metal locks. Rec'd—May 1, 2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Gladys Boluda, Acting Chief of ProtocolLeather briefcase in deep burgandy leather with brushed gold locks. Rec'd—May 1, 2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable George J. Mitchell, Special Envoy for Middle East PeaceCrystal Equinox clock by Baccarat. Rec'd—July 4, 2009. Est. Value—$440.00. Disposition—Permission to Retain for Official Use OnlyHis Excellency Elias Murr, Minister of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Jemma Renni, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Maria Sisk, Desk Officer for QatarSwarovski crystal gold chain with daphne pendant and matching earrings; Bottle of “Le Baisel Du Dragon” perfume; Bottle of “Black Orchid” perfume by Tom Ford. Rec'd—September 22, 2008. Est. Value—$360.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Ali Bin Fahad Al-Hajri, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the United StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Ali Rubin, Special Assistant to the Chief of ProtocolRaymond Weil brand watch silvertone face with Royal Insignia and Roman numerals. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$895.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Ellen Germaine, Deputy Political Counselor, U.S. Mission to the United Nations, New YorkWomen's Swiss watch by Vander Bauwede; Silk scarf by A.C. Canova; Stainless Steel Bracelet. Rec'd—October 5, 2009. Est. Value—$1,100.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Yaqoub Al-Sanad, Councilor, Kuwaiti Mission to the United NationsNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Cecilia Elizondo Herrera, United States Consul General, Matamoros, MexicoSmall Louis Vuitton monogram canvass Montorgueil handbag. Rec'd—June 24, 2009. Est. Value—$800.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Eugene Hernandez, Governor of Tamaulipas, United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Timothy Dumas, Special Agent—Diplomatic SecurityMen's Black Louis Erand Watch. Rec'd—July 27, 2009. Est. Value—$495.00. Location—Recipient Wishes to PurchaseHis Excellency Khalid Al-Jalahma, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Natalie Jones, Assistant Chief of ProtocolTissot brand watch with round silvetone face and Royal Insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Kimberly Townsend, Protocol OfficerTissot brand watch with round silvetone face and Royal Insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Gamal Helal, Senior Diplomatic InterpreterGreen leather briefcase with set of jewelry including ruby and diamond bracelet, earrings and ring, men's and women's watches with diamond face, Tiffany & Co. sterling silver cufflinks and sterling silver pen. Rec'd—June 3, 2009. Est. Value—$23,400.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Yael Belkind, Assistant Manager of Blair HouseTissot brand watch with round silvetone face and Royal Insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Weozelange Xirocostas, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Rodric Waters, Blair House StaffTissot brand watch with round silvetone face and Royal Insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Dario Santos, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Randy Bumgardner, Assistant Chief of Protocol and Blair House ManagerRaymond Weil brand watch silvertone face with Royal insignia and Roman numerals. Rec'd—April 24, 2009. Est. Value—$895.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Terezinha Dias, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Tanveer Iqbal, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Richard W. Erdman, Charge d'Affaires, U.S. Embassy Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaGreen leather briefcase with set of jewelry including topaz and diamond bracelet, earrings and ring, Men's and Women's Eloga Tzar “1928” watch with diamond face and, Tiffany and Co. sterling silver cufflinks and sterling silver pen. Rec'd—June 3, 2009. Est. Value—$12,000.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Ian Knox, Blair House StaffCover brand watch with round black face with Royal insignia. Rec'd—April 29, 2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
William Taylor, Director, Iraq Reconstruction Management Officer, U.S. Embassy Baghdad, IraqNon-operational Soviet-era chrome pistol in a wooden presentation box. Rec'd—August 1, 2004. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Petro Poroshenko, Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council, UkraineNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Edwin Brown, Deputy Political Councilor, U.S. Embassy Riyadh, Saudi ArabiaMen's “Hydro Conquest” watch by Longines. Rec'd—June 3, 2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAbdullah Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Mark C. Minton, U.S. Ambassador to MongoliaDesk-top silver medallion of mascots for the 2008 Bejing Olympic Games. Rec'd—October 6, 2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Location—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGovernment of The People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Administrative Offices of the United States Court

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief JusticeChurima-Ching gold crown reproduction. Rec'd—5/13/2009. Est. Value—$1,200.00. Disposition—United States Supreme Court, Office of the CuratorPresident Kang-Kook Lee, Constitutional Court of Korea, Democratic People's Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Appalachian Regional Commission

[Report of Travel]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
P. Adam Harbison, Truman-Albright FellowTravel to United Arab Emirates as part of Truman Fellow program. Rec'd—04/18-30/09. Est. Value—$4,658.14Emirates FoundationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Central Intelligence Agency

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
An Agency EmployeeMen's Cartier Wristwatch with stainless steel bracelet and 18k gold bezel. Rec'd—06/26/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeBreitling watch. Rec'd—12/03/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeBreitling watch. Rec'd—12/03/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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An Agency EmployeeGentleman's 18k yellow gold “Tank” Cartier wristwatch with black reptile band and yellow gold buckle. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's 18k yellow gold “tank” Cartier wristwatch with black reptile band and yellow gold buckle. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's stainless steel “tank” manuel wind Cartier wristwatch with a black reptile wristband. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's 18k yellow gold “tank” Cartier wristwatch with black reptile band and yellow gold buckle. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencySilver palm tree in a glass display case. Rec'd—04/24/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—On official display at the Agency5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencySilk rug, 4′11″ x 3′2″, light green ground with rose and blue details. Rec'd—04/24/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—On official display at the Agency5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencySilver coffee pot. Rec'd—05/19/2009. Est. Value—$750.00. Location—On official display at the Agency5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencyEight piece coin set in a fitted case together with a yellow gold pointer. Rec'd—05/27/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Location—On official display at the Agency5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencyLady's horseshoe shaped pierced earrings with diamonds and one emerald in each Rec'd—11/15/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencyLady's horseshoe shaped ring with diamonds and one emerald. Rec'd—11/15/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Leon E. Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence AgencyLadies 7″ bracelet with diamonds and three emeralds. Rec'd—11/15/2009. Est. Value—$3,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeSterling filigree bracelet with gold inlay. Rec'd—03/14/2006. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeWhite gold necklace with diamonds and an emerald pendant. Rec'd—03/14/2006. Est. Value—$3,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeSet of Callaway golf clubs and black leather golf bag. Rec'd—05/19/2008. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeYellow gold and rose-cut diamond filigree bangle bracelet. Rec'd—08/13/2008. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's yellow gold and stainless steel Cartier watch with black reptile wristband. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGroup of 10 gold trade coins. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$5,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's stainless steel “tank” manuel wind Cartier wristwatch with a black reptile wristband. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's 18k yellow gold “tank” Cartier wristwatch with black reptile band and yellow gold buckle. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGroup of 10 gold trade coins. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$5,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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An Agency EmployeeGentleman's 18k yellow gold “tank” Cartier wristwatch with black reptile band and yellow gold buckle. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's Mont Blanc stainless steel wristwatch. Rec'd—06/25/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeSet of ladies Mizuno golf clubs in a pink and white leather bag. Rec'd—01/01/2008. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeAKS-74 rifle. Rec'd—12/30/2001. Est. Value—$600.00. Location—On official display at the Agency5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeGentleman's stainless steel “Tank” manuel wind Cartier wristwatch with a black reptile wristband. Rec'd—03/20/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency Employee9′ x 6′ silk rug in ivory with rose details. Rec'd—11/29/2008. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
An Agency EmployeeLadies Bvlgari brand watch. Rec'd—11/15/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services Administration5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Defense Intelligence Agency

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Lieutenant General Ronald BurgessLongines brand watch, wallet, pen, and cuff links set in lacquer box. Rec'd—3/30/09. Est. Value—$2,800.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Major Hamad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff, Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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AGENCY: Department of Agriculture

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture of the United StatesImperial Vodka collection: A bar in the shape of a Faberge egg with openings to hold 4 cups and a carafe of vodka. Rec'd—4/18/2009. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Elena Skrynnik, Minister of Agriculture of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture of the United States9.75” x 11” Red porcelain vase, with stand made by Millenniums of Cause (Qianqui Daye). Rec'd—10/29/2009. Est. Value—$644.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Lu Zu Shan, Governor of Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable James W. Miller, Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services8.5” by 7.5” Porcelain Lipizzaner white stallion titled “Levade Without Rider” made by Augarten. Rec'd—5/13/2009. Est. Value—$1,325.00. Location—Retained in Under Secretary's office as an official giftThe Honorable Nikolas Berkovich, Federal Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management of the Republic of AustriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Alfred V. Almanza, Food Safety and Inspection Service AdministratorHard cover book in a dust jacket entitled “The Gastronomic World of Don Quixote” published 2005 by the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture. Rec'd—6/8/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—Retained in Administrator's office as an official giftThe Honorable Joesp Puxeu Rocamora, Secretary of State for Rural and Water Affairs, Ministry of the Environment and Rural Marine Affairs of the Kingdom of SpainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Department of Commerce

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Gary F. Locke, Secretary of Commerce of the United StatesFramed picture of a Bedouin necklace. Rec'd—4/29/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Retained for Official UseHis Excellency Abdullah bin Ahmed bin Yosef Zainal Alireza, Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Gary F. Locke, Secretary of Commerce of the United StatesChinese landscaping painting scroll. Rec'd—12/14/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Hu Jintao, President of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Department of Defense

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Dr. James Clad, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesTwo multi-colored carpets with blue border. Rec'd—1/12/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Vice Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda, Sri Lankan Navy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri LankaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations of the United StatesMetallic dagger with leather backing, leather belt and bone handle. Rec'd—11/9/2008. Est. Value—$525.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Vice Admiral Prince Fahd Bin Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Al Saud, Commander of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations of the United StatesGold plated knife encased in glass. Rec'd—4/13/2008. Est. Value—$545.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Vice Admiral Prince Fahd Bin Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Al Saud, Commander of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Eric S. Edelman, Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesCartier Roller Diabolo De Cartier Composite Noir Pen. Rec'd—1/15/2009. Est. Value—$485.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba, Ambassador of the United Arab EmiratesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable David Sedney, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesMont Blanc pen in black leather case. Rec'd—1/15/2009. Est. Value—$345.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Jason Yuan, Taiwan Representative to the United States, TaiwanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Mary Beth Long, Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesGold bracelet with blue stone scarabs in a purple velvet bracelet box. Rec'd—1/15/2009. Est. Value—$565.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Dr. James Clad, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesRound silver repousee tray brown wooden box. Rec'd—1/12/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Gardihewa Sarath Chandralal Fonseka, Sri Lankan Army of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri LankaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael G. Vickers, Assistant Secretary of Defense (SO/LIC&IC) of the United StatesBlack coin plaque. Rec'd—1/15/2009. Est. Value—$390.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Raul Santos Galvan Villanueva, Mexican Navy of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesCartier pen with box. Rec'd—3/4/2009. Est. Value—$345.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationEmbassy Representative of the United Arab EmiratesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable David Sedney, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesOriental rug. Rec'd—2/16/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Gul Agha Sherzai, Governor of Nangarhar Province of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesRug. Rec'd—3/11/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Ahsan Saleem Hyat, Chief of Army Staff of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesFold-up desk plaque. Rec'd—3/5/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationChairman of Defense of the Republic of PeruNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesBottle of tequila and laminate plaque. Rec'd—3/6/2009. Est. Value—$435.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Raul Santos Galvan Villanueva, Mexican Navy of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesGlass sword in shadow box. Rec'd—3/5/2009. Est. Value—$485.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Freddy Padilla de Leon, Commander of the Colombian Armed Forces of the Republic of ColombiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesName plate. Rec'd—6/5/2009. Est. Value—$560.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGovernment Official of the Korean Naval Group of the Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSilverware set and cloth robe. Rec'd—2/26/2009. Est. Value—$780.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Jean T. Kahwagi, Chairman of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Nancy Dowling, Senior Procurement Analyst (Acquisition, Technology & Logistics) of the United StatesPen set and engraved wooden case. Rec'd—6/15/2009. Est. Value—$360.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Brigadier General Spyridon Katsaros, General Secretariat of Financial Planning of the Hellenic RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesWool/trival coat. Rec'd—3/9/2009. Est. Value—$340.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAfghanistan Governmental Official, of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesTurquoise cross pendant with gold chain. Rec'd—4/21/2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesRifle. Rec'd—04/21/2009. Est. Value—$900.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationTheir Majesties The King and Queen of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesWooden plaque and gold plated pocket watch. Rec'd—06/03/2009. Est. Value—$665.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Iiker Basbug, Commander Turkish Armed Forces of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesBook “Los Rostros de la Marine”; Hermes tie; 5 oz silver coin. Rec'd—4/3/2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Raul Santos Galvan Villanueva, Mexican Navy of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable General James N. Mattis, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation and Commander U.S. Joint Forces Command of the United StatesSilver men's automatic water resistant wrist watch, stainless steel with sapphire crystal by Maurice LaCroix of Switzerland. Rec'd—01/18/2009. Est. Value—$2,100.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Major General Hadad Al-Attiyah, Chief of Defense of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSilver business card holder; Book: Mannerheim with CD; Glass duck; Ultima thule, Arctic explorations. Rec'd—03/12/2009. Est. Value—$470.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Juhani Kaskeala, Chief of Defense of the Republic of FinlandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSilver vase. Rec'd—04/21/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesTribal rug. Rec'd—04/24/2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Del Bar Jan Arman, Governor of Zabul Province of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSet of highball glasses with silver rim and Yeditepe vase. Rec'd—06/02/2009. Est. Value—$725.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Iiker Basbug, Commander Turkish Armed Forces of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Dr. Ashton B. Carter, Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics) of the United StatesBrazilian rocks; decorative part in pink quartz, green quartz, onyx and natural amethyst. Rec'd—05/20/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Nelson Jobin, Minister of Defense of the Federative Republic of BrazilNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Madeline LePage, Special Assistant to the Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesDecorative jewelry box; Dress with floral design; Green pants of a silk material; Shawl with gold tone fringes. Rec'd—04/07/2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Gul Agha Sherzai, Governor of Nangarhar Province of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michele A. Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesAncient glass vessels. Rec'd—5/19/2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Pinchas Buchris, Director General, Ministry of Defense of the State of IsraelNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michele A. Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesBlue lapis box and vase. Rec'd—4/7/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Abdul R. Wardak, General, Ministry of Defense of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Colin Kahl, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense of the United StatesDagger. Rec'd—4/29/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Dr. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulla al-Khalifa, & General Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Khalifa, of the Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesSmall crystal “Cheval Pendullete Jumping” Baccarat clock . Rec'd—4/08/2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Elias Murr, Minister of Defense of the Republic of LebanonNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesShotgun (serial number 4174) and 5 bullets; Egyptian Armed Forces plaque; Hanging Egyptian rug art; Silver picture frame with picture; Gold photo album with pictures. Rec'd—5/4/2009. Est. Value—$985.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi Soliman, Minister of Defense of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesSilver display plate; Wooden trunk; Picture of Gilberto C. Teodoro Jr. and Secretary Robert M. Gates; Cigars in wood carved box with the Secretary of Defense's name. Rec'd—5/30/2009. Est. Value—$1,425.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Gilberto C. Teodoro Jr., Secretary of National Defense of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesGold country plaque with display case. Rec'd—5/05/2009. Est. Value—$485.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesSilver vase; Gold and china display plate. Rec'd—6/03/2009. Est. Value—$605.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Mehmet Vecdi Gönül, Minister of Defense of the Republic of TurkeyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesWooden plaque—Shangri-La Dialogue; Wooden and golden plaque. Rec'd—5/27/2009. Est. Value—$405.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Phung Quang Thanh, Minister of Defense of the Socialist Republic of VietnamNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesLeather photo album from the Philippines. Rec'd—7/17/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Gilberto C. Teodoro Jr., Secretary of National Defense of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesGold necklace. Rec'd—6/22/2009. Est. Value—$516.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesMother of Pearl dish set; Mother of pearl purse; Mother of pearl rosary beads; Hand crafted hand fan; Book “A First Look at Philippine Flowers;” Book “100 Events That Shaped The Philippines;” Book “A Pictorial Cyclopedia Of Philippine Ornamental Plants.” Rec'd—6/01/2009. Est. Value—$361.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Monica Prieto-Teodoro, Representative of the First District of Tarlac Province of the Republic of the PhilippinesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSilver plated vase; Gold plated Egyptian necklace. Rec'd—6/19/2009. Est. Value—$630.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesSilver wine vase. Rec'd—6/22/2009. Est. Value—$750.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Samy Enan, Chief of Staff Egyptian Armed Forces of the Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesWilliams and Son silver clock with leather casing. Rec'd—6/24/2009. Est. Value—$675.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Prince Salman Bin Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesAward—Republica De Colombia Orden De San Carlos Grado, Gran Cruz and Certificate Certification for Colombian Award. Rec'd—11/10/2008. Est. Value—$645.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Alvaro Uribe Velez, President of the Republic of ColombiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesGold display. Rec'd—7/23/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Nouri al-Maliki, Prime Minister of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesCrystal wine decanter, small glasses, and platter; Small silver candy dish. Rec'd—6/26/2009. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Nikolai Makarov, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesMedium tribal rug. Rec'd—7/15/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAfghanistan Village Elders, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesLarge Commander's sword. Rec'd—6/28/2009. Est. Value—$440.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Franciszek Gagor, Chief of General Staff Poland Armed Forces of the Republic of PolandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesPlaque, clear crystal octagon faced with tag “Indian Army” flanked by two enameled flags over silver tone status of lions over crossed swords over row of 4 five-pointed stars, set into flaring base with affixed presentation tag from Kapoor; Photo frame, silver plate, arched top engraved “Indian Army” over 3 lions over crossed swords over row of 5 stars over aperture with beaded surround over engraved presentation name of Kapoor; Scarf, cashmere, light green, in quilted bag with flower-shaped clasp of orangegoldtone plastic; Book, Hardcover, “Blood and Guts, The Saga of Indian Arms”; Set of 4 CDs titled “Martial Music & Indian Army”. Rec'd—7/21/2009. Est. Value—$366.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Deepak Kapoor, Chief of Army Staff of the Republic of IndiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesMilitary dagger with sheath in wooden presentation box; Sterling silver note pad with Royal Insignia. Rec'd—7/27/2009. Est. Value—$445.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesBottle of Gran Centenario tequila; Replica of sabre used by General Jose Maria Morelos during the Siege of Cuatla in 1812; Black lacquer country plaque. Rec'd—7/30/2009. Est. Value—$460.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Guillermo Galvan, Secretary of National Defense of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Ambassador Alexander Vershbow, Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesBottle of Givenchy “ange ou etrange” eau de parfum, 3.3 fl oz.; Bottle of Givenchy “Very Irresistible Summer Cocktail” eau de toilette, 3.3 fl oz.; Black leatherette wallet by Givenchy; Wristwatch, men, Yonger & Bresson “Arabesque” having white Arabic numerals on dark brown round face with date window above 6 o'clock position, copper tone case, brown leather strap; Women's Jewelry Set in white gold with diamonds; ring having crescent of 7 baguette diamonds over two “J” forms of round diamonds flanked by “V” forms of round diamonds, 5.5 grams; pendant of ribbon loops and ellipsoids of baguette-shape and round diamonds with 3 loops at top and crescent in center, stamped 18K, 17.2 grams; white gold 17” neck chain stamped “750” (indicating 18K), 3.6 grams, pair of earrings with post and clip, stamped 18K, each consisting of 2 “J” forms of round diamonds topped by crescent of baguette diamonds, beneath 2 horseshoe-shaped looks, 3 ellipsoids and a disk of diamonds, 15.2 grams/pair. Rec'd—7/21/2009. Est. Value—$7,856.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Major General Hamad Bin Ali al-Attiyah, Chief of Staff of the Qatar Armed Forces of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesThe Chu-nyeo Ma-ru desktop set. Rec'd—9/2/2009. Est. Value—$450.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lee Myung-bak, President of the Republic of KoreaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Celeste A. Wallander, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesDesk clock. Rec'd—8/4/2009. Est. Value—$380.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Hideo Suzuki, Minister Political Section, Embassy of JapanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michele A. Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesPhoto album, machine cardboard sleeve, blue fabric-clad cover with gold tone star over “With the Compliments of the People's Liberation Army of China,” containing 27 polychrome photos of Americans and Chinese; Scroll, ink and color, depicting mountains/gorges with autumnal foliate, including waterfall and village. Rec'd—6/24/2009. Est. Value—$1,035.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Ma Xiaotian, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable James N. Miller, Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesPyramid, clear crystal by Val Saint Lambert, indented band, incised “Kingdom of Belgium” over roundel of crown over standing lion within band of 5-pointed stars. Rec'd—7/15/2009. Est. Value—$385.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Pieter De Cram, Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of BelgiumNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesBottle of Tequila Aero “Reserve del Tequilero Gran Centenario”; Plaque, shield form painted black, fronted by four 5-pointed silver stars over gold tone bird with snake in its beak over cactus; Tray, rectangular, hand painted bands of floral design on blue background, canted sides; Box, cuprous-color metal, round domed lid, 7-petal rosettes and foliate scrolls; Scarf, silk, printed dots/stripes/diamonds in pink/purple/orange; Saber, miniature, 14”, leatherette scabbard with brass mounts. Rec'd—7/9/2009. Est. Value—$810.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Guillermo Galvan, Secretary of National Defense of the United Mexican StatesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesStatue of mariner standing over coiled rope at ship's wheel, silver tone cast resin; Bottle of Pinot Noir red wine, harvest of 1946 “Statiunea de Cervetari/Viticole Murfatlar”; Composition material with 2 silver quarter-round bands with repousse ship's wheels w/2 bottle stoppers of polished metal cone with wood knob ends, silver tone ring drip stop collar and corkscrew with rosewood-type wood panels; Book, Hardcover, “Romania”. Rec'd—8/6/2009. Est. Value—$720.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Gheorghi Marin, Chief of General Staff, RomaniaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Dr. Diane T. Putney, Acting Director Office of the Secretary of Defense Historical Office of the United StatesPicture—Pavilion beside a lake surrounded by flowering trees made of colored crushed stone; Book, Hardcover, English-Vietnamese Military Dictionary; Book, Paperback, “The Tet Mau Than 1968 Event in South Vietnam”; Book, Paperback, “Memoirs of War: The Tran-Troung Son Route”; Plate, Copper, Hollow, entrance gate to a walled city in Hanoi, w/brass plate stand; Plate, Copper, Hollow, pavilion raised on posts in Hanoi w/brass plate stand; Necktie, silk w/red bands and alternating w/black ellipsoids on gray bands; Necktie, silk w/pink/blue/black diagonal bands plus diagonal red line; Necktie, silk, w/elongated octagonal medallions containing ovoids w/scalloped edge on red background. Rec'd—8/31/2009. Est. Value—$560.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Colonel Ma Pham Ba Toan, Director/Editor-in-Chief of the People's Army Publishing House, Socialist Republic of VietnamNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael Schiffer, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesGlass bookends by Tittot, surmounted by a green 3-toed dragon. Rec'd—7/30/2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lee Hai-tug, Deputy Secretary General of Taiwan National Security Council, TaiwanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesPlaque, clear frosted crystal rectangle with UAE Armed Forces roundel over “UAE Traditional Boat” with five depictions of boats; Knife (“Jambiya”), with curved steel blade secured in waisted wood handle with applied silver and gilt metal decoration. Rec'd—10/8/2009. Est. Value—$965.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Thani Al-Romaithi, Chief of Armed Forces Staff of the United Arab EmiratesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesHaft hand-carved tiki axe with green blade secured by black cord to carved wood handle with inset mother-of-pearl eyes and scrollwork. Rec'd—10/13/2009. Est. Value—$480.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Lieutenant General Jerry Mateparae, Chief of Defence Force of New ZealandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States and SpouseGivenchy ladies watch; six boxes of assorted perfume; silk scarf; ladies top. Rec'd—10/8/2009. Est. Value—$1,350.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHer Excellency Mrs. Humad Mohamed Thani Al-Ramaithi, Spouse, Chief of Staff, United Arab Emirates Armed Forces of the United Arab EmiratesNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesChinese chop in a wooden display box; Chinese country plaque with white glove; Picture of likeness of Secretary of Defense Robert Gates. Rec'd—10/27/2009. Est. Value—$755.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Xu Caihou, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable William Wechsler, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesCarpet. Rec'd—10/5/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Abdul Rahim Wardak, Minister of Defense of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable William Wechsler, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesCarpet. Rec'd—10/5/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Khadaidad, Minister of Counternarcotics of the Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michele A. Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense (Policy) of the United StatesLayan Al Khalediah (2006) Arabian horse statue. Rec'd—11/17/2009. Est. Value—$460.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Royal Highness Khalid bin Sultan of the Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesBox of Toliq Halwachy Mana natural sweets; Carpet with image and writing in reference to the “Fort of Irbil” or “Irbil Fort,” the capital of the Kurdish Region. Rec'd—10/7/2009. Est. Value—$395.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Jalal Talabani, President of the Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Admiral Michael G. Mullen USN, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesSmall plaque; figurine gift set; ladies clutch (purse). Rec'd—10/30/2009. Est. Value—$415.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Admiral Songkitti Jaggabatara, Chief of Defence Forces, Royal Thai Armed Forces of the Kingdom of ThailandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Cynthia Carras, Country Director for China of the United StatesPearl necklace. Rec'd—10/30/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Xu Caihou, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Robert M. Gates, Secretary of Defense of the United StatesCeramic model of the Reichstag German Parliament building. Rec'd—11/19/2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, Minister of Defense of the Federal Republic of GermanyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United StatesTittot glass. Rec'd—10/29/2009. Est. Value—$365.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Wu Dar-Pong, Vice Chief of General Staff, TaiwanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable William J. Lynn III, Deputy Secretary of Defense of the United StatesChinese art painting on scroll. Rec'd—10/27/2009. Est. Value—$580.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency General Xu Caihou, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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AGENCY: Department of Justice

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United StatesCeremonial sword with case. Rec'd—8/26/09. Est. Value—$350.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to the General Services Administration, DOJ/JMD/FASSThe Honorable Dr. Ali Bin Fetais Al-Marri, Attorney General of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United StatesMen's Rolex watch. Rec'd—11/08/09. Est. Value—$10,008.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to the General Services Administration, DOJ/JMD/FASSThe Honorable Dr. Ali Bin Fetais Al-Marri, Attorney General of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United StatesWomen's Rolex watch. Rec'd—11/08/09. Est. Value—$10,023.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to the General Services Administration, DOJ/JMD/FASSThe Honorable Dr. Ali Bin Fetais Al-Marri, Attorney General of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United StatesLarge box with Russian coins/medallions (14). Rec'd—11/03/09. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to the General Services Administration, DOJ/JMD/FASSThe Honorable Aleksander V. Konovalov, Minister of Justice of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Department of the Air Force

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Lt Gen Gary L. North, 9 AF/CC, USAF Central Command Air Forces, Shaw AFB, SC18K gold 16″ chain adorned with a diamond, ruby & pearl pendant. Rec'd—3/16/2008. Est. Value—$1,890.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Lt Gen Gary L. North, 9 AF/CC, USAF Central Command Air Forces, Shaw AFB, SCThe Black Predator Titanium watch, black titanium. Rec'd—5/1/2008. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationPrince Faisal bin Al Hussein, Amman, Jordan, Royal Jordanian Air Force, Hashemite Kingdom of JordanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Captain Daniel E. Rueth, Combined Air Power Transition Force (CAPTF) Executive Officer, Kabul, Afghanistan3′ x 5′ Afghan wool rug, red, blue, and tan design with tan fringe. Rec'd—5/14/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—retained at the Headquarters in AfghanistanBrig Gen Aref, Commander of the Afghan National Army Air Corps (ANAAC), Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, DC4′ x 6′ Afghan wool rug, tan with Gold & red design & tan fringe. Rec'd—8/28/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—Currently on display at the Pentagon, Rm 4E878Major General Mohammed Darwan, Afghan National Army Air Corps Commander, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Captain Eric G. Alvarez, Assistant Flight Commander, 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squardron (37 EBS), Al Udeid Air Base, QatarLancaster stainless steel silver watch; Givenchy Pi Fraicheur Eau de Toilette, 3.3 oz; Givenchy “Amarige Mariage Eau de Parfume”, 3.3 oz; White gold pendant with diamonds in the shape of five intertwined hearts. Rec'd—4/6/2008. Est. Value—$1,302.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major Norman F. Shelton, Assistant Flight Commander, 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squardron (37 EBS), Al Udeid Air Base, QatarFenci Men's Classico watch; Givenchy “Ange ou Entrange Eau de Parfum”, 1.7; Givenchy “Very Irrestible Fresh Attitude Summer Cocktail Spray”, 3.3 oz; White gold pendant with a marquise shaped aquamarine accented with stars embedded with diamonds. Rec'd—4/6/2008. Est. Value—$1,412.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Capt Scott Martley, Assistant Flight Commander, 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squardron (37 EBS), Al Udeid Air Base, QatarLancaster Black Universo Chrono Large watch, leather band; Givenchy “Very Irrestible Fresh Attitude Summer Cocktail Spray”, 3.3 oz; Givenchy “Ange eu Entrange Eau de Parfum”, 3.3 oz; White gold pendant with a marquise shaped aquamarine surrounded by seven hearts embedded with diamonds. Rec'd—4/6/2008. Est. Value—$2,772.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Capt Brett Sailsbery, Assistant Flight Commander, 37th Expeditionary Bomb Squardron (37 EBS), Al Udeid Air Base, QatarLancaster Universo Chrono Large Gold Plated Date Watch, Leather Band; Givenchy Very Irrestible Eau de Toilette for Men 3.3 oz; Givenchy Very Irrestible Eau de Toilette for Women, 2.5 oz; White gold pendant and chain, large gray pear with spiral of diamonds on top. Rec'd—4/6/2008. Est. Value—$1,978.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Lt Gen Dana T. and Mrs. Atkins, 11 AF/CC, Elmendorf AFB, AKRed Ceramic Teapot with matching cups; Coffee Table Book—World Heritage Sites in China; Traditional Chinese Peony Painting by the artist, Chen Yong Kang, personalized with handwritten dedication by artist & soft-cover gallery exhibit booklet. Rec'd—7/10/2008. Est. Value—$412.00. Disposition—Pending SAF/AA DecisionLt Gen Zhang Qinsheng, Commander Guangzhou Military Region, Peoples Liberation Army, People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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General William Fraser, Joint Chief of Staff, USAF, Washington, DCFramed 17″ x 23″ piece of porcelain with green, blue, purple and white floral design in gold floral design. Rec'd—9/24/2008. Est. Value—$600.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of the People's Democratic Republic of AlgeriaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Mr. Bruce S. Lemkin, SES, Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Pentagon, Washington, DCLarge 8″ x 15″ x 4′ piece of ore, with what looks to be gold embedded throughout. Rec'd—1/13/2009. Est. Value—Unknown. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor Gen Staff Pilot Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Ayeesh, Deputy Commander of the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Colonel James R. Hall, chief, Office of Military Cooperation (OMC)-Qatar, US Embassy, Doha, QatarHamilton Khaki Navy Belowzero Auto Chrono Watch, Model H78-616-533. Rec'd—4/19/2009. Est. Value—$1,852.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Highness Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, Qatari Emir (the Emir is also the Qatari Minister of Defense)Non-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Captain Daniel E. Rueth, Combined Air Power Transition Force (CAPTF) Executive Officer, Kabul, Afghanistan4′ x 6′ Afghan wool rug, tan with red & blue desing with tan fringe. Rec'd—5/21/2009. Est. Value—$549.00. Disposition—retained at the Headquarters in AfghanistanMaj Gen Khail Baz Sherzai, Commander of the Afghan National Army Air Corps (ANAAC) Detachment, Kandahar, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, DC4′ x 6′ Afghan wool rug, red with yellow design & white fringe. Rec'd—8/28/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—Currently on display at the Pentagon, Rm 4E883Mr. Abdul Rahim Wardak, Afghan Minister of Defense, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, DC6′ x 8′ Afghan wool rug, red with small white design & white fringe. Rec'd—8/28/2009. Est. Value—$1,295.00. Disposition—Currently on display at the Pentagon, Rm 4E883Brig Gen Marston Tickell, Chief of Afghan National Air Corps Training, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, DC4′ x 6′ Afghan wool rug, tan with blue and tan design & white fringe. Rec'd—10/14/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—Currently on display at the Pentagon, Rm 4E878Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman, Chief of Staff, Pakastain Armed Forces, Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, Washington, DC4′ x 6′ Afghan wool rug, tan with blue and tan design & white fringe. Rec'd—10/14/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—Currently on display at the Pentagon, Rm 4E878Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman, Chief of Staff, Pakastain Armed Forces, Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Department of the Army

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Lieutenant General Charles H. Jacoby, Jr, Deputy Commanding General (Operation), U.S. Forces-Iraq & Commander, I CorpsLongines Presence Men's watch. Rec'd—4/2/2009. Est. Value—$645.00. Disposition—Pending Purchase RequestHis Excellency Masoud Barzani, President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Major General Mark P. Hertling, Commanding General, Multi National Division-North22 Karat oscar gold and diamond jewelry set (Necklace, earrings, ring, and bracelet). Rec'd—11/13/2008. Est. Value—$2,800.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor General Sheik Ali, Kurdish General, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Lieutenant General R. Steven Whitcomb, The Inspector GeneralTwo-toned 18 Karat yellow gold braclet. Rec'd—3/01/2009. Est. Value—$800.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationEgyptian Chief of StaffNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Lieutenant General Lloyd Austin, Commander, Multi-National Corps-IraqSilver and gold rado brand men's watch. Rec'd—3/30/2009. Est. Value—$635.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Faruq, Iraqi Operational Commander in Chief, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General Kevin Mangum, Multi-National Security Transition Command-IraqGold necklace with gold charm. Rec'd—11/7/2009. Est. Value—$700.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor General Fadil al Bawari, Commander 1st Iraqi Special Forces Brigade, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James C. Nixon, Deputy Commanding General—Operation, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North, IraqLongines gold and silver wrist watch. Rec'd—10/10/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationGeneral Chet, Garmian Police Commander, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James C. Nixon, Deputy Commanding General—Operation, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North, IraqIraqi rug, 22″ x 30″ in gold, yellow, and maroon. Rec'd—3/27/2009. Est. Value—$2,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMayor Sheako Hussein Hammed, Darban di Khan Mayor, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James C. Nixon, Deputy Commanding General—Operation, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North, IraqIraqi rug, 30″ x 44″ in blue, yellow, and green. Rec'd—10/16/2009. Est. Value—$1,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor General Jabbar Yawar, a Deputy Minster of Peshmerga, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James C. Nixon, Deputy Commanding General—Operation, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North, IraqIraqi oval rug, 30″ x 48″ in blue, red, and yellow. Rec'd—10/19/2009. Est. Value—$2,500.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationLieutenant General Sherwan, a Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General Patrick J. Donahue, II, 3rd Infantry Division and Multi-National Division North, Deputy Commanding General—ManeuverPersian silk rug. Rec'd—10/19/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMajor General Jabbar Yawar, a Deputy Minster of Peshmerga, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqSilk rug, 3′ x 5′ in red, gold, and blue. Rec'd—1/12/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at HSC, 25th STB, Command Group, Building 580, Schofield Barracks, HI 96857Iraqi Government Official, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqSilk rug, 3′ x 5′ in red, gold, and blue. Rec'd—2/10/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at Tropic Lightning Museum, Building #361, Waianae Avenue, Schofield Barracks, HI 96857Iraqi Government Official, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqMen's Longines watch. Rec'd—4/26/2009. Est. Value—$600.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at Fort DeRussy (U.S. Army Museum of HI), Ala Moana Boulevard & Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815His Excellency Masoud Barzani, President of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqSilk rug, 6′ x 9′. Rec'd—8/3/2009. Est. Value—$7,500.00. Location—Disponsition—Retain for Official Display at DMAIN, COB Speicher, Tikrit, Iraq, APO AE 09393Iraqi Government Official, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqSilk rug, 3′ x 5′ in blue and gold. Rec'd—8/15/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at HSC, 25th STB, Command Group, Building 580, Schofield Barracks, HI 96857Lieutenant General Sherwan, Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqWool area rug, 4′ x 6′ in red. Rec'd—10/12/2009. Est. Value—$650.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at Fort DeRussy (U.S. Army Museum of HI), Ala Moana Boulevard & Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815Government Official, Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Major General Robert Caslen, Commanding General, 25th Infantry Division, Multi-National Division-North IraqGold necklace, earring and ring set. Rec'd—10/14/2009. Est. Value—$3,100.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at Tropic Lightning Museum, Building #361, Waianae Avenue, Schofield Barracks, HI 96857Provincial Governor Fatah, Dahuk Provincial Government, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James McConville, Deputy Commanding General—101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)Area rug, 4′ x 6′ in red, green, and tan. Rec'd—3/7/2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at HQ 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, KYHajji Bahlol, Governor of Panjshir Province, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Brigadier General James McConville, Deputy Commanding General—101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)Machine made area rug, 4′ x 6′ in red, green, and tan. Rec'd—10/17/2009. Est. Value—$400.00. Disposition—Retain for Official Display at HQ 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, KYHajji Bahlol, Governor of Panjshir Province, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Department of the Navy

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations and Spouse3.89 karat diamond bracelet, in brown lacquered box (with certificate). Rec'd—5/28/09. Est. Value—$4,000.00. Location—General Services AdministrationMrs. Mameesh, wife of the Egyptian Chief of Naval Forces, Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
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Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval OperationsSwiza travel alarm timepiece encased in Imit Crocoskin with silver dial in brown leather box. Rec'd—4/14/08. Est. Value—$350.00. Location—General Services AdministrationShaikh Salman Bin hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander, Kingdom of BahrainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations19” Silver vase. Rec'd—5/28/09. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Disposition—Retained by member for displayVice Admiral Mohab Mameesh, Egyptian Naval Forces, Arab Republic of EgyptNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval OperationsHand crafted crystal bowl by Lalique. Rec'd—12/24/08. Est. Value—$700.00. Disposition—Retained by member for displayVice Admiral Fahd Bin Abdullah, Commander of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces, Kingdom of Saudi ArabiaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
Lieutenant General John R. Allen, U.S. Marine Corps, Deputy Commander, U.S. Central CommandLongines gift set in brown lacquered box with keys; black ink pen; black leather wallet with Longines logo imprinted; set of silver and black cufflinks with Logines logo and a stainless steel Swiss analog men's watch with blue face and Longines logo on back, Serial No. 34257113. Rec'd—12/18/08. Est. Value—$1,000.00. Location—General Services AdministrationMaj Gen Hamad Al Atiya, Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
Lieutenant General John R. Allen, U.S. Marine Corps, Deputy Commander, U.S. Central CommandSwiss Rolex stainless steel analog mans' watch with black face, presented. Rec'd—11/23/08. Est. Value—$6,000.00. Location—General Services AdministrationDr. Abudusalem, Chair Al Anbar Provincial Council, Republic of IraqNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government
Rear Admiral Douglass T. Biesel, U.S. Navy, Commander, Joint Region Marianas29” x 21” carved wooden Palauan storyboard relating tale of “Turtle of Ngemelis.”. Rec'd—10/9/09. Est. Value—$1,025.00. Disposition—Retained by member for displayPresident Tommy Remengesau, Jr., Republic of PalauNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government

AGENCY: Department of the Treasury

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Andrew P. Baukol, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa and the Middle EastBriefcase: Pierre Cardin, black leather. Rec'd—5/13/2009. Est. Value—$389.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationAfrican Development Bank; government official who presented gift unknownNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury of the United StatesTravel bag: Tod's black leather. Rec'd—2/14/2009. Est. Value—$3,400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Giulio Tremonti, Finance Minister of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury of the United StatesGoldplated sterling silver decanter. Rec'd—4/7/2009. Est. Value—$355.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationHis Excellency Hamid Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Prime Minister of the State of QatarNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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Robert Kimmitt, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury4′ x 6′ Oriental area rug. Rec'd—1/22/2009. Est. Value—$698.00. Disposition—Transfer to Treasury Office of Personal Property on February 25, 2009His Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Robert Kimmitt, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury4′ x 6′ Oriental area rug. Rec'd—4/8/2009. Est. Value—$598.00. Disposition—Transfer to Treasury Office of Personal Property on April 14, 2009His Excellency Asif Ali Zardari, President of the Islamic Republic of PakistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
Meg Lundsager, United States Executive Director of the International Monetary FundProof set of four Uzbekistan coins. Rec'd—10/14/2009. Est. Value—$360.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationMullajonov Fayzulla Maksudhonovich, Chairman of the Central Bank of Uzbekistan of the Republic of UzbekistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Neal Wolin, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury2004 Monaco Official Proof coin set. Rec'd—9/8/2009. Est. Value—$618.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationFranck Biancheri, Government Counsellor for External Relations of the Principality of MonacoNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Richard Miles, Director of the Office of Administrative Litigation, FERCLimited-edition Mont Blanc pen Rec'd—2/3/2009. Est. Value—$600. Disposition—Office of External Affairs Foreign Gift Room for displayHer Excellency Marina Serrano Gonzales, Secretary to the Board, Spain Comision Nacional de Energia, SpainNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Federal Reserve Board

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve SystemLeather travel bag. Rec'd—2/14/2009. Est. Value—$750.00. Disposition—Office of the Chairman for Official UseThe Honorable Giulio Tremonti, Minister of Economy and Finance of the Italian RepublicNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve SystemCommemorative coin set (4 coins)—Poland's Road to Freedom (2009). Rec'd—9/1/2009. Est. Value—$425.00. Disposition—Chairman's office for Official UseThe Honorable Slawomir Stanislaw Skrzypek, President of the National Bank of the Republic of PolandNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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AGENCY: Office of Science and Technology Policy

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Dr. John P. Holdren, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology and Director, Office of Science and Technology PolicyMontegrappa fountain pen given at the Carnegie S+T meeting. Rec'd—11/1/2009. Est. Value—$1400.00. Disposition—Pending Transfer to General Services AdministrationThe Honorable Andrei Fursenko, Minister of Education and Science of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: Office of the Director of National Intelligence

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
5 U.S.C. 7342 (f)(4), as amendedCard holder, leather, Cartier “Santos” together with a Cartier pen, fitted case. Rec'd—12/9/2009 Est. Value—$420.00. Disposition—For Official Use5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
5 U.S.C. 7342 (f)(4), as amendedRug, 57″x39″, silk on silk, central radiating design, eight borders with compartmented main, Pakistan, 20th/21st century. Rec'd—6/5/2009. Est. Value—$2,000.00. Disposition—For Official Use5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedRug, 46″x33″, silk on silk, ivory field with maroon and olive scrolling, four borders with maroon main, Egypt, 20th/21st century. Rec'd—12/10/2009. Est. Value—$850.00. Disposition—For Official Use5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedRug, 62″x36″, wool on cotton, fleshy field with lozenge medallions, multiple borders, Pakistan, 20th/21st century. Rec'd—6/1/2009. Est. Value—$550.00. Disposition—For Official Use5 U.S.C. 7342(f)(4), as amendedNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: U.S. House of Representatives

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Michael E. Capuano, Member of CongressSix neckties. Rec'd—2/17/2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Location—Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Rosa L. DeLauro, Member of CongressFour women's scarves. Rec'd—2/13-2/22/2009. Est. Value—$1,170.00. Location—Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable John B. Larson, Member of CongressSix neckties. Rec'd—2/17/2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Location—Four ties personally retained by Member; two ties transferred to Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable George Miller, Member of CongressEight neckties. Rec'd—2/13/2009. Est. Value—$560.00. Location—Four ties personally retained by Member; four ties transferred to Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Bill Pascrell, Jr., Member of CongressSix E. Marinella silk neckties. Rec'd—2/17/2009. Est. Value—$420.00. Location—Four ties personally retained by Member; two ties transferred to Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the HousePair of Murano glass 15″ tall candlesticks with matching centerpiece footed bowl, gold iridescent glass, 20th century. Rec'd—2/19/2009. Est. Value—$950.00. Location—H-232, The Capitol (Permission granted to retain for official use)His Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the HouseThree E. Marinella scarves. Rec'd—6/15/2009. Est. Value—$877.50. Location—One scarf to be purchased and personally retained by Member; two scarves transferred to Office of the ClerkHis Excellency Silvio Berlusconi, President of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of ItalyNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
The Honorable Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House4′ x 6′ silk screen of the Yangtze River Gorge, circa 2009. Rec'd—9/8/2009. Est. Value—$500.00. Location—H-230, The Capitol (Permission granted to retain for official use)Chairman Wu Bangguo, Chairman, Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, People's Republic of ChinaNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: United States Agency for International Development

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
Courtney Chubb, EXO, USAID/RussiaWooden box with stone decorations, a pipe with silver trim and jewelry. Rec'd—2/16/09. Est. Value—$3,400.00. Disposition—USAID/WashingtonSenator Vitaly Malkin, State Representative from the Republic of Buryatia to the Federation Council of the Russian FederationNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.

AGENCY: United States Senate

[Report of Tangible Gifts]

Name and title of person accepting the gift on behalf of the U.S. GovernmentGift, date of acceptance on behalf of the U.S. Government, estimated value, and current disposition or locationIdentity of foreign donor and governmentCircumstances justifying acceptance
The Honorable Thomas Carper, United States Senator6′ x 9′ Afghan wool rug. Rec'd—5/24/2009. Est. Value—$1000.00. Location—Deposited with the Secretary of the SenateAbdul Rahim Wardak, Defense Minister, Islamic Republic of AfghanistanNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, United States SenatorMetal and wood sculpture by Israel Hadany entitled “The Spies”. Rec'd—02/01/2002. Est. Value—$3500.00. Location—Deposited with the Secretary of the SenateBinyamin Elon, Minister of Tourism of IsraelNon-acceptance would cause embarrassment to donor and U.S. Government.
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