Discussion of the archaeological ethics surrounding the collecting of antiquities and archaeological material.
Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Ex Symes Bronze Sold at Bonhams
A Greek Daedalic bronze figure that had once passed through the hands of Robin Symes has been sold at Bonhams (London) for £9000 (lot 10). It is still not clear why Bonhams failed to declare this important part of the collecting history.