Discussion of the archaeological ethics surrounding the collecting of antiquities and archaeological material.
Monday, January 26, 2015
The Basel paperwork will be raising further issues
The 5000 or so antiquities revealed in Rome as a result of "Operation Teseo" were the stock of a Basel gallery. But the photographic dossier from the same source point to a series of major international museums that were buying from the same source. For now we can list the countries:
It is likely that more details will emerge over the next few weeks.