Scotland varsity to return 1897 stolen bronze to Nigeria

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Scotland varsity to return 1897 stolen bronze to Nigeria

1897 stolen bronze

THE University of Aberdeen in Scotland is to return a Benin bronze sculpture to Nigeria, saying it was acquired by British soldiers in 1897 in “reprehensible circumstances,” AFP reports.  It is the first institution to agree to the full repatriation from a museum of Benin bronze, raising pressure on other establishments, including the British Museum, […]

Scotland varsity to return 1897 stolen bronze to Nigeria
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