Toledo Museum Announces Review of Items Received From Suspect Dealer

24 Feb 2014 4:56 PM | Anonymous

Toledo Museum Announces Review of Items Received From Suspect Dealer

The museum is reviewing its acquisition of a bronze statue of the Hindu deity Ganesh.Toledo Museum of Art The museum is reviewing its acquisition of a bronze statue of the Hindu deity Ganesh.

The Toledo Museum of Art has announced that it is reviewing the legality of 64 Indian artifacts it obtained from Subhash Kapoor, a former Madison Avenue art dealer who is accused by United States officials of operating one of the largest antiquities smuggling rings uncovered on American soil

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