Getty Museum knowingly bought archaeological treasures stolen from Italy, investigation claims

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You never know who you’ll meet at the Getty.
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A story in the Guardian on the Getty Museum, though it’s hardly the only major museum in the world with this prob­lem. SAFE points to the LA Times which has another story, Getting it right at the Getty, talk­ing about the issue.

One thought on “Getty Museum knowingly bought archaeological treasures stolen from Italy, investigation claims

  1. When I was in gradu­ate school in the late 60s, we used to say, “Let’s go to the Getty and see the fakes.” Times have changed but I’m not sure it’s for the better.

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