Art Museum Can Keep Egyptian Mummy Mask

06 Apr 2012 12:22 PM | Anonymous
Art Museum Can Keep Egyptian Mummy Mask

     ST. LOUIS (CN) - The St. Louis Art Museum can keep the 3,200-year-old Egyptian mummy mask of Ka-Nefer-Nefer, despite the U.S. government's "bold assertion" that it was stolen from Egypt, a federal judge ruled.

     The Egyptian government claimed the mask was stolen sometime between 1966 and 1973

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