21 décembre 2009

Egypt Antiquities Chief Zahi Hawass to Demand Nefertiti Bust

The 3,300-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti is seen at the Neues Museum. AP Photo/Markus Schreiber CAIRO (AP).- Egypt's antiquities chief said Sunday he will formally demand the return of the 3,300-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti from a Berlin museum after confirming it was sneaked out of Cairo through fraudulent documents. Zahi Hawass, the head of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, has been aggressively campaigning to reclaim treasures that he says were stolen from Egypt and purchased by some of the world's leading... [Lire la suite]
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