Archaeologists restore ancient Palmyra artefacts

January 13, 2019 - General

In the National Museum of Damascus, archaeologist Muntajab Youssef works on an ancient stone bust from Palmyra, one of hundreds of artefacts his team is painstakingly restoring after they were damaged by Islamic State.

A specialist works on a damaged statue from Palmyra at Syria’s National Museum of Damascus, Syria
January 9, 2019. Picture taken January 9, 2019 [Credit: Omar Sanadiki]Centuries-old statues and sculptures were wrecked…

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