Australia Will Return Looted Sculptures to Cambodia

An ancient gilt bronze Buddhist sculpture that traveled a circuitous and legally questionable route from a rice paddy in southern Cambodia to the capital of Australia will soon be headed back to its homeland. The sculpture of the Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara Padmapani — the benevolent “lord who looks on from above” and “lotus bearer” — dates


Authorities Return 248 Looted Antiquities to India

The Kapoor case has been one of many largest prosecutions for dealing in illicit antiquities in america, involving eight defendants and main to 5 convictions for prison possession of stolen property, fraud and different fees between 2013 and this 12 months. In explaining the size of time Mr. Kapoor has already been in jail, his