December 6, 2021
Cambodia Has an Unlikely Ally In Retrieving Looted Artifacts

Cambodia Has an Unlikely Ally In Retrieving Looted Artifacts

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By Tobias Carroll Over the course of the last few decades (and even centuries), ancient artifacts from all over the world were taken illicitly from the countries of origin. Some ended up in private hands, while others wound up in museums’ permanent collections. Now, there’s an ongoing effort from many sources to return the items in question to the countries from which they originated — including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which recently returned a number of objects to Nigeria. Another country currently at work at reclaiming objects from its own history is Cambodia. The Metropolitan Museum…

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