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NEWS: 10 more objects returned of the looted museum of Mallawi

20130821-121138.jpgLooters caused extensive damage at the museum and took many artefacts (Source: Fox News).

“After receiving two objects by a man in Minia yesterday, today the Ministry of Antiquities has received 10 other objects including a 20cm limestone statue of Thoth as a monkey, three pottery statues of 20cm height each, a 25 cm bronze statue of Osiris, a 19cm bronze statue of Osiris, a gypsum block measuring 11x9cm showing an Ibis and Maat feather, and three pottery pots.

The objects were returned by people in Minia after hearing about the rewards promised to those may bring any of the stolen objects back.

The returned objects were transferred to the store house in Ashmonien” – via Luxor Times.

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One comment on “NEWS: 10 more objects returned of the looted museum of Mallawi

  1. For every item returned I give thanks and praise. What has been done can not be undone, but the return of the precious items is wonderful news and I commend those who have returned them.

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