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Articles for September 2018
136 articles found.
MEHR News Agency (2018). 14 antiquities seized from smugglers in Jiroft. MEHR News Agency. 1 September.
Asharq Al-Awsat (2018). Volunteers Lead Restoration Efforts of Historical Venues in Raqqa. Asharq Al-Awsat. 1 September.
Allison McNearney (2018). The French Historian Who 'Grave-Robbed' The Dog Tags of WWII US Airmen. The Daily Beast. 1 September.
Kathleen Caulderwood (2018). Where Do ISIS-Looted Antiquities Go?. Vice. 2 September.
Jaymi McCann (2018). Terrorists targeted in museums. Express. 2 September.
Yemi Olakitan (2018). Olasode in search of Africa's stolen treasure. The Guardian. 2 September.
Morgan Sung (2018). $40,000 worth of rare, venomous insects were stolen in a tragic bug-lary. Mashable. 3 September.
William D. Cohan (2018). Jewish heirs take on an art foundation that rights Nazi wrongs. Business Mirror. 3 September.
Alarms raised over theft of sacred art; 'they end up decorating the houses of the rich'
Juan Pablo Reyes (2018). Alarma robo de arte sacro; 'acaban adornando la casa de ricos'. Excelsior. 3 September.
Sweta Akundi (2018). When you fight the good fight: tracking down stolen idols. The Hindu. 3 September.
Srinath Vudali (2018). Hyderabad: Burglars break into Nizam's museum, steal valuable items. The Times of India. 3 September.
Associated Press (2018). Louvre Abu Dhabi postpones display of world's most expensive painting. The Guardian. 3 September.
Dom Phillips (2018). Brazil museum fire: 'incalculable' loss as 200-year-old Rio institution gutted. The Guardian. 3 September.
The Hindu (2018). Book on idol thefts launched. The Hindu. 3 September.
Scott Thompson (2018). Blockchain to stamp out art crime, Thomas Crown Art. Coin Rivet. 3 September.
Max Channon (2018). Illegally salvaged U-boat propeller given back German Navy in Plymouth. Plymouth Live. 4 September.
Kristine Phillips (2018). No place like the rightful home: FBI finds stolen ruby slippers from 'Wizard of Oz'. The Washington Post. 4 September.
Express News Service (2018). Thane: Rs 60-lakh temple theft; six arrested in 8 hours. The Indian Express. 4 September.
Ayat Al Tawy (2018). Egypt police arrest artifact gang in Cairo, seize ancient pieces: Ministry. Ahram Online. 5 September.
Tom Avril (2018). Philly insect museum heist reveals bugs are hot items on black market. Philly.com. 5 September.
Alexander Okere (2018). Return stolen artefacts, Benin monarch tells UK. Punch. 5 September.
Erin Edgemon (2018). Birmingham museum returns stolen sculpture to India. AL. 5 September.
eKathimerini (2018). Santorini Aphrodite retrieved in smuggling bust. eKathimerini. 5 September.
Elizabeth Marlowe (2018). Seizure of Looted Antiquities Illuminates What Museums Want Hidden. Hyperallergic. 5 September.
Two stunning 12th century antiques repatriated to India by New York District Attorney and US Homeland Security Investigations teams( )
Nikhila Natarajan (2018). Two stunning 12th century antiques repatriated to India by New York District Attorney and US Homeland Security Investigations teams. Firstpost. 5 September.
(PressTV) (2018). US hands ancient Persian bas-relief back to Iran. PressTV. 5 September.
Claire Theobald (2018). World-class hoop dancer reeling after regalia stolen. The Star. 5 September.
Syed Akbar (2018). No upkeep of heritage splendour for decades. The Times of India. 6 September.
Chip Colwell (2018). Lesson from Brazil: Museums are not forever. The Conversation. 6 September.
Richard Conniff (2018). 'The Dinosaur Artist' Review: Old Bones Are Big Business. The Wall Street Journal. 6 September.
Tiffany Crawford (2018). Rare Pacific Northwest artifacts lost in Brazil museum fire. Vancouver SUn. 6 September.
Dominic Selwood (2018). How Brexit has revived controversy over the Elgin Marbles in Britain. Independent. 6 September.
Ancient city of Palmyra, which was almost destroyed by ISIS jihadis, could re-open to tourists next year after restorations( )
The Daily Mail (2018). Ancient city of Palmyra, which was almost destroyed by ISIS jihadis, could re-open to tourists next year after restorations. New Zealand Herald. 6 September.
Gareth Harris (2018). President Macron, African art and the question of restitution. The Financial Times. 7 September.
'The remains of our ancestors are sacred': Tribe upset over ancient skull found desecrated at Port Williams Beach( )
Q13 (2018). 'The remains of our ancestors are sacred': Tribe upset over ancient skull found desecrated at Port Williams Beach. Q13. 7 September.
TNN (2018). Idol wing starts probe at Srirangam. The Times of India. 7 September.
Bridget Alex (2018). When is it OK For Archaeologists to Dig Up the Dead?. Discover. 7 September.
Samantha Ickes (2018). Massillon man accused of stealing religious relics pleads not guilty. IndeOnline. 7 September.
Emma Kelly (2018). 'They weren't criminals so much as idiots': The real story behind the art heist in American Animals. Metro. 7 September.
Mary Hudetz (2018). Feds: US tribal items sold at Paris auction houses declines. The Journal Times. 7 September.
Associated Press (2018). Painting seized at Poland border studied as possible Chagall. Houston Chronicle. 7 September.
Chris Ehrmann (2018). Saginaw Indian Tribe 'restores dignity' to remains from UMich museum. MLive. 7 September.
Izzy Kapnick (2018). Miami Art Fair Heist Sparks Court Battle Over Stolen Painting. New Times. 7 September.
Andrew Merrell (2018). Swindling art dealer to the stars faces more jail time. Punchline. 7 September.
Natalie Pompilio (2018). Museum Boss Fears Philly Insect Heist Was an Inside Job. The Daily Beast. 7 September.
Telesur (2018). Germany Returns Stolen Peruvian Pre-Incan Mask 21 Years Later. Telesur. 7 September.
The Asahi Shimbun (2018). Market for stolen Buddhist statues widens; rightful owners at a loss. The Asahi Shimbun. 7 September.
The Daily Star (2018). Bronze Age ax repatriated to Lebanon. The Daily Star. 7 September.
NPR (2018). The Bug Black Market. NPR. 8 September.
Bennet Goldstein (2018). Iowa Monument Continues to Recover Stolen Human Remains. US News and World Report. 8 September.
Gail Jones (2018). Author Gail Jones on how a theft from a Palermo church inspired her novel. Metro. 9 September.
Indulekha Aravind (2018). Six greatest real-life heists of all time. The Economic Times. 9 September.
Philip Chrysopoulos (2018). Rare Stolen Antiquity Returns to Greece. Greek Reporter. 9 September.
Adie Vanessa Offiong (2018). Edo monarch calls for return of stolen artefacts. Daily Trust. 9 September.
DW (2018). Bulgarian women on trial for damaging antiquities in Athens. DW. 10 September.
DW (2018). Nazi-looted art: 4 further works from Gurlitt collection identified. DW. 10 September.
Osa Mbonu (2018). Unending talks about return of stolen Benin artifacts. Vanguard. 10 September.
Columbus letter recovered in Barcelona
El País (2018). Recuperan carta de Colón en Barcelona. El Mañana. 10 September.
It Turns Out Cornelius Gurlitt's Sister Hid Nazi-Looted Art, Too, as Four Drawings Are Returned to Jewish Heirs( )
Naomi Rea (2018). It Turns Out Cornelius Gurlitt's Sister Hid Nazi-Looted Art, Too, as Four Drawings Are Returned to Jewish Heirs. ArtNet News. 11 September.
David D'arcy (2018). Gael García Bernal's new film Museo turns Mexico's biggest art heist into a madcap caper. The Art Newspaper. 11 September.
Nancy Kenney (2018). Court rejects claim to Matisse owned by National Gallery. The Art Newspaper. 11 September.
BBC News (2018). Cambridge art project's 100,000 pennies all taken in a day. BBC News. 11 September.
International Business Times (2018). Hyderabad police recovers gold tiffin box, artifacts stolen from Nizam's Museum; nabs two. International Business Times. 11 September.
By Brad Petrishen (2018). Clinton woman gets 20 months for stealing from Russian Icons Museum. Telegram & Gazette. 11 September.
Kelly Williams (2018). The pelican thief ... police probe after golden bird statue stolen from church. Daily Post. 11 September.
Press Trust of India (2018). No decision on Tamil Nadu government order to transfer idol theft cases: CBI. The Economic Times. 12 September.
Vijay Kumar (2018). Another dancing Shiva in the eye of a storm. The Times of India. 12 September.
Karen Attiah (2018). Is it okay to steal back looted colonial-era treasures?. The Washington Post. 12 September.
James Barron (2018). Nazis Stole His Renoir. His Granddaughter Finally Got It Back.. The New York Times. 12 September.
Michaela Boland, Penny Timms (2018). Dancing Shiva at Art Gallery of South Australia was stolen from India. ABC Australia. 12 September.
Tom Lehman (2018). Recent Finds Spur Interest in Missing Delaware Moon Dust. WBOC. 12 September.
Hannah Dreyfus (2018). Hillel Investigating Allegations Against Major Philanthropist. The New York Jewish Week. 12 September.
Rom Preston-Ellis (2018). Sculptures worth thousands taken in raids at art galleries. Devon Live. 12 September.
Bells from church in Rancho Jesús, Oaxaca, stolen
Saúl Salazar (2018). Roban campanas de la iglesia en Rancho Jesús, Oaxaca. NVI Noticias. 12 September.
Marouf Ali (2018). Theft Of Aurangzeb-Era Quran Copy: CBI Gives Up, HC Adjourns PIL. Kashmir Observer. 13 September.
Aikik Sur (2018). Hyderabad: Security to be beefed up in Nizam's Museum. The New Indian Express. 13 September.
Meagan Flynn (2018). Nazis stole a Jewish man's Renoir painting in 1941. Now it's been returned to his only living heir.. The Washington Post. 13 September.
Jan M. Olsen (2018). Sweden Arrests Person Over Royal Jewels Heist. US News and World Report. 13 September.
Meilan Solly (2018). Cornelius Wasn't the Only Gurlitt Sibling to Inherit Nazi-Looted Art. Smithsonian. 13 September.
Senay Boztas (2018). Indiana Jones and the relics of Brazil. The Guardian. 13 September.
Kabir Chibber (2018). The long, strange journey of a Renoir painting stolen by the Nazis. Quartz. 13 September.
Chris McGreal (2018). Plagiarism or remixing? South African photographer accuses artist of theft. The Guardian. 13 September.
Press Trust of India (2018). Idols stolen from Jain temple in MP. Business Standard. 13 September.
Kevin P. Ray (2018). Nazi-Looted Art: Cranach Paintings to Remain at Norton Simon Museum. The National Law Review. 14 September.
Jessica Bies (2018). Delaware's stolen moon dust and the man trying to track it down. Delaware Online. 14 September.
R. Stephanie Bruno (2018). First-edition Audubon prints coveted by collectors — and thieves. The New Orleans Advocate. 14 September.
R. Stephanie Bruno (2018). Former LSU Museum volunteer died in prison after art thefts. The New Orleans Advocate. 14 September.
The National Museum of Archaeology mounts an exhibition with restored pieces from the frigate Mercedes
La Vanguardia (2018). El Museo Nacional de Arqueología acoge una exposición con piezas restauradas de la fragata Mercedes. La Vanguardia. 14 September.
Simone McCarthy (2018). Buddha statue pulled from Sotheby's auction on suspicion it may be from China Unesco site. South China Morning Post. 14 September.
Devbrat Patnaik (2018). Precious Astadhatu Idols Stolen From Radhakanta Temple Recovered. Odisha TV. 14 September.
Jacek Borowski (2018). From LA dining room to Warsaw's National Museum: Looted WWII art returned after more than 70 years. The First News. 15 September.
Express News Service (2018). Odisha: Six stolen Astadhatu idols recovered a month after. The New Indian Express. 15 September.
Nigerian Tribune (2018). Edo Fest 2018 to display pictures of stolen artefacts, cultural heritage —Commissioner. Nigerian Tribune. 15 September.
Stephen Kurkjian (2018). How Boston can still solve the Isabella Stewart Gardner case — before it's too late. The Boston Globe. 16 September.
Stephen Wallis (2018). The Science of Uncovering Forged Paintings. Town and Country. 17 September.
Kristian Chrysostomou (2018). Stolen church bell in north recovered. Cyprus Mail. 17 September.
Michele Debczak (2018). New Podcast Opens Up the Cold Case of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Art Heist. Mental Floss. 17 September.
Leah Henrickson (2018). Crime of culture: American Animals and the history of rare book heists. The Conversation. 17 September.
Catherine Hickley (2018). Red tape is stifling German auctions. The Art Newspaper. 17 September.
¿Dónde están las otras piezas arqueológicas de Rapa Nui?: Al menos 20 moais fueron sacados de la isla y llevados a diferentes partes del mundo( )
Where are Rapa Nui's other archaeological pieces? More than 20 moai were looted from the island and taken to different parts of the world
Francisca Labarca (2018). ¿Dónde están las otras piezas arqueológicas de Rapa Nui?: Al menos 20 moais fueron sacados de la isla y llevados a diferentes partes del mundo. La Tercera. 17 September.
Darden Livesay (2018). Greek Orthodox Church Attempting to Reclaim Centuries-Old Manuscripts in U.S. Collections. The Pappas Post. 17 September.
Press Association (2018). Scientists' dismay as space rock from Skye sold on eBay. Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter. 17 September.
The Express Tribune (2018). UoP fails to find thieves who stole Gandhara relic. The Express Tribune. 17 September.
Chinese residents flock to dig 'ancient silver coins' in the debris of collapsed houses after typhoon Mangkhut left( )
AFP (2018). Chinese residents flock to dig 'ancient silver coins' in the debris of collapsed houses after typhoon Mangkhut left. The Daily Mail. 18 September.
Margaret Carrigan (2018). Chinese art and antiquities spared from Trump's tariffs. The Art Newspaper. 18 September.
We must put an end to the looting and exploitation of archaeology in La Palma
La Palma Ahora (2018). "Hay que acabar con los saqueos y expolios arqueológicos en La Palma". La Palma Ahora. 18 September.
Gold crown of the Virgen del Valle stolen from La Guaira church
Noticia al Día (2018). Robaron corona de oro de la Virgen del Valle en iglesia de La Guaira. Noticia al Día. 18 September.
Press Trust of India (2018). HC laments temple priests' apathy to theft of idols. Business Standard. 18 September.
CBC (2018). Calgary police ask for help in $500,000 art gallery heist. CBC. 19 September.
TNN (2018). Fisherman finds two stolen idols from Kanchi lake. The Times of India. 19 September.
Chinese tomb raiders dug underground tunnels to steal priceless objects from 3,000-year-old Yin Xu royal site( )
Laurie Chen (2018). Chinese tomb raiders dug underground tunnels to steal priceless objects from 3,000-year-old Yin Xu royal site. South China Morning Post. 19 September.
Sarah Page (2018). Secrets of a master forger ... fake or fortune?. The West Sussex County Times. 19 September.
eKathimerini (2018). Police uncover illegal excavation for antiquities in northern Greece. eKathimerini. 19 September.
Quiteria Méndez Fernández (2018). Expolio y exportación ilícita de piezas arqueológicas. Un increible caso español. Las Nueve Musas. 19 September.
Kashmir Observer (2018). Govt Hands Over Custody Of Stolen Treasure 'Back To Thief': Scholar. Kashmir Observer. 19 September.
The Nation (2018). Late National Artist's son says 113 paintings worth Bt300 million have gone missing. The Nation. 19 September.
`Unesco estimated that India lost 50,000 artefacts till 1989 … our biggest victory has been the narrative war'( )
The Times of India (2018). `Unesco estimated that India lost 50,000 artefacts till 1989 … our biggest victory has been the narrative war'. The Times of India. 19 September.
United News of India (2018). Police unearth interstate idol theft racket. United News of India. 19 September.
David Pena (2018). GlobalXplorer Selected for Blockchain Accelerator Program. Crypto Block Wire. 20 September.
Evie Andreou (2018). Stolen icon of St George now back in Cyprus. Cyprus Mail. 20 September.
Samayita Banerjee (2018). India's ancient treasures: Lost and found, but still inaccessible. The Statesman. 20 September.
Jonathan Croyle (2018). Remembering when the 'Mona Lisa of the ceramics world' was stolen from the Everson Museum. Syracuse.com. 20 September.
Rachel Dovey (2018). `Uncomfortable Art Tours' Question Colonialist Biases in London-Area Museum. Next City. 21 September.
Nevine El-Aref (2018). A relief of king Amenhotep I recovered from London. Ahram Online. 21 September.
Hannah Furness (2018). Royal Academy asks tribal leaders to bless 'stolen' treasures in culturally sensitive exhibition. The Telegraph. 21 September.
Simon Leonard (2018). Thieves steal £40,000 worth of lead from North Lincolnshire church. Grimsby Telegraph. 21 September.
Allison McNearney (2018). How One of Hitler's Favorite Works of Art Got Stolen—Twice. The Daily Beast. 21 September.
Gaja Pellegrini-Bettoli (2018). Mending scars through heritage: Geologist who fought IS helps save Mosul's antiquities. The New Arab. 21 September.
Republican American (2018). 2 charged with thefts from New Jersey submarine museum. Republican American. 21 September.
Telesur (2018). Peru: Ministry Displays Recovered Stolen Cultural Pieces. Telesur. 21 September.
The Economist (2018). “Museo” revisits Mexico's notorious museum robbery. The Economist. 21 September.
Centuries of historical heritage in Spain under threat from treasurehunters
Silvia Pisani (2018). El patrimonio histórico de varios siglos en España, bajo la amenaza de los cazatesoros. La Nación. 22 September.
Phil Taylor (2018). Dark web listing of stolen Lindauer painting a scam, police say. New Zealand Herald. 22 September.
Lebanese Examiner (2018). FBI director meets with Lebanon's President Michel Aoun. Lebanese Examiner. 22 September.
James Karuhanga (2018). Rwanda confirms Belgium willing to return archives. The New Times. 30 September.
Theft of sacred art in Yucatán, a crime committed with impunity
La Verdad (2018). Robo de arte sacro en Yucatán, un delito impune. La Verdad. 30 September.