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Controversial Bronze Vessels back at their owner

August 12, 2010 – On August 5, 2010 hr-online announced that Michael Müller-Karpe has returned the five ancient bronze vessels, which had been object of dispute between the Hessian ministry of science and art and their owner.
hr-online writes: The museum archeologist Michael Müller Karpe states that an employee of the Hessian ministry of science and art collected the objects. Then, the pieces were returned to a dealer in ancient art from Frankfurt.
The attorney of the art dealer concerned confirmed that the five vessels have been returned to his client.

If you want to read the German article, click here.

If you are interested in the previous history, click here.

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