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An art crime for the ages

48 mins | Jul 19, 2022
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Many of the world’s top institutions are unwilling to return their stolen ancient Cambodian relics. Deep in the Cambodian jungle, investigators are unravelling a network that trafficked antiquities on an unprecedented scale and brought them to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Matthew Campbell explores the story of a British dealer’s quarter-of-a-century-long looting of ancient statues and the effort to return these culturally significant pieces to their rightful place.
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