817. Transfer of objects or related documents between museum and gallery institutions.

Any specified body1 may, by way of sale, gift or exchange, transfer an object2 the property in which is vested in it and which is comprised in its collection, if the transfer is to any other specified body3. Where the property in an object has become vested in a body subject to a trust or condition, the power so conferred is exercisable in a manner inconsistent with the trust or condition if the person4 who first imposed the trust or condition has, or his personal representatives