Egypt retrieves stolen relief from Germany

07 Aug 2014 9:19 AM | Anonymous
Egypt retrieves stolen relief from Germany
Thursday, 7 August 2014
Date of publication:Thursday, 7 August 2014

The Ministry of Antiquities has retrieved a relief that was stolen from the wall of the 13th dynasty King Sobekhotep's tomb in Luxor and illegally smuggled out of the country last century.

The German Cultural Center in Cairo said in a statement on Wednesday 6/8/2014 that the Egyptian Embassy in Berlin got the artifact several days ago

 

http://www.sis.gov.eg/En/Templates/Articles/tmpArticleNews.aspx?ArtID=79090

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