No Turkish loans for big Seljuk Turk show planned by the Met

10 Oct 2014 8:43 AM | Anonymous

No Turkish loans for big Seljuk Turk show planned by the Met

Thorny early discussions with Ankara deterred the US museum but Turkish attitude now appears more conciliatory

The Met’s problem securing Turkish loans echoes those surrounding the British Museum’s exhibition on the Hajj, which went ahead in London in 2012 without Turkish artefacts after tangled disputes over an inscribed stele with a relief of Herakles, which have yet to be resolved.

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