A taster abstract for one of the journal papers I have “in submission”.
Hot this week: Oh my gosh the British Museum has gone completely mental.
UPDATE: The amazing Morag Kersel points out that glass is excepted under Israeli law and doesn’t require a permit. Leaving…
Hot this week: Major Thai corruption scandal including antiquities trafficking and the royal family!
Hot this week: Some truly terrible people stole baby body parts from a Thai museum.
Cultural Property Crime An Overview and Analysis on Contemporary Perspectives and Trend Edited by Joris D. Kila and Marc Balcells,…
Hot this week: A very famous Egyptian faces charges.
Yep. Someone bought those ethically questionable Mesoamerican pieces sold at Bonhams. Okay, sure, all the Mesoamerican pieces being sold at…
Hot this week: Cuno causes a bit of a stir in some circles by not really saying anything new.
Hot this week: More legit archaeological collection pieces being sold by the St Louis AIA.
Does the sale of ‘clean’ antiquities encourage the black market? Ethical questions.
This has been a bad week for Maya monuments in the US.