MKG Hamburg returns 12th-century marble panel to Afghanistan

October 13, 2019 - General

On the 8th of October, the Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg officially returned a marble dado panel to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Mr. Abdul Jabar Ariyaee, Charge d’Affaires at the Afghan Embassy in Berlin, came to Hamburg to receive the panel from the museum. MKG is one of the first German museums to return a work of art to Afghanistan. Beyond investigating Nazi art looting and the issue of colonial collections, the…

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