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Los Angeles Times Reporters Delve into the Opaque World of Antiquities’...

NEW YORK, NY (REUTERS).- One bit of information museums don't often include on placards explaining the origins of ancient artifacts is how they were obtained. But in a new book, "Chasing Aphrodite: The Hunt for Looted Antiquities at the World's Richest...

An Attempt to Smuggle Hundreds of Stolen Antiquities from Israel was...

ISRAEL.- The suspect, a retired university lecturer with a Ph. D in history from the United States, sold among other things, silver coins from the Second Temple period and 1,500 year old clay oil lamps. He planned on leaving the country with a handful ...

Inaugural Art Spring Show in New York City Offers Diverse Array...

NEW YORK, NY.- Decisions, decisions. When the Spring Show NYC, opens its doors on April 28 to May 2 at the Park Avenue Armory, a diverse array of fine and decorative arts from 65 members of the Art and Antique Dealers League of America will greet coll...

Spring Show in New York City Offers Diverse Array of Treasures

NEW YORK, NY.- Decisions, decisions. When the Spring Show NYC, opens its doors on April 28 to May 2 at the Park Avenue Armory, a diverse array of fine and decorative arts from 65 members of the Art and Antique Dealers League of America will greet c...

Inaugural Art Spring Show in New York City Offers Diverse Array...

NEW YORK, NY.- Decisions, decisions. When the Spring Show NYC, opens its doors on April 28 to May 2 at the Park Avenue Armory, a diverse array of fine and decorative arts from 65 members of the Art and Antique Dealers League of America will greet coll...

Inaugural Art Spring Show in New York City Offers Diverse Array...

NEW YORK, NY.- Decisions, decisions. When the Spring Show NYC, opens its doors on April 28 to May 2 at the Park Avenue Armory, a diverse array of fine and decorative arts from 65 members of the Art and Antique Dealers League of America will greet coll...

French Auction House Binoche Et Giquello Insists $4 Million Maya Statue...

MEXICO CITY (AP).- The Mexican government argued Wednesday that a Mayan-style statue auctioned for a record $4 million (2.9 million euros) this week is a fake. Auctioneers insisted it is genuine and charged Mexico wants to quash legal sales of pre-His...

Treasures from the National Museum of Afghanistan on View at the...

LONDON (AP).- The British Museum's latest exhibition displays ancient artifacts in gold, glass, stone and ivory from Afghanistan, a country whose fortune, and curse, has long been to lie at a crossroads of cultures, traders, artists and armies. That th...

China and U. of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology Resolve Dispute Over...

PHILADELPHIA (AP).- A Philadelphia museum said Friday that its exhibit on the Silk Road, including a pair of ancient mummies, will go on after it resolved a dispute with the Chinese government that led to a pared-down event with fake mummies and life-...

Chinese: Pennsylvania Museum Never OK’d for Mummies Exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP).- A diplomatic official says two mummies and other ancient artifacts from China were never approved for display at the Philadelphia museum now embroiled in a dispute over the items. A Chinese embassy spokesman in Washington says the...

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