Discussion of the archaeological ethics surrounding the collecting of antiquities and archaeological material.
Monday, April 18, 2016
ISIS and The Missing Treasures
Reporter Simon Cox investigates the looting and subsequent sale of antiquities from Syria in this episode of Channel 4's Dispatches (18 April 2016). The programme discusses a lintel known to have come from Syria and on offer in London; a manuscript in Copenhagen; and an intercepted consignment.
The programme can be viewed here for the next 29 days.