Native Americans ask German museum to return human scalps in its display

25 Mar 2014 10:28 AM | Anonymous

Native Americans ask German museum to return human scalps in its display

The Ojibwe Nation said the display at the Karl May Museum is 'insensitive' and 'not culturally appropriate'

Members of Native American tribes are involved in a dispute with a German Wild West museum over human scalps in its exhibition.

The Karl May Museum in Radebeul, outside Dresden, has been criticised for displaying the scalps, some of which are decorated with braided hair and beads.

   http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/native-americans-ask-german-museum-to-return-human-scalps-in-its-display-9212044.html?printService=print
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