This is an old - not maintained - article of the AEIOU.
In the Austria-Forum you find an updated version of this article in the new AEIOU.
Antiques, objets d´art, furniture, glassware, textiles, metalwork etc. dating from earlier periods, i.e. the time before 1950. Antiques are offered for sale in specialised shops and in particular at antique fairs. Exports of antiques from Austria are subject to the provisions of Protection of Monuments legislation.