Dr Tatiana Flessas on reclaiming ancient treasures

25 June 2019


Dr Tatiana Flessas comments on Egypt’s recent struggle to recover an ancient Tutankhamun bust from a London auction house. Read the article in The National, where she discusses the relationship of national patrimonial laws and "grey market" items with a colonial or wartime history, and read the New York Times article, where she refers to the moral grounds of Egypt’s claim.