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Stricter Guidelines for Acquiring Antiquities

June 5, 2008 – 18:31

 

* New Zealand. A caregiver stole a valuable painting from his disabled
employer and sold it on the Internet using the pensioner’s computer.
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/49a315b981a20cd3?hl=en

* Exhibition at Cantor Center features masterpieces spared from Hurricane
Katrina
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/5e0345fcc8568302?hl=en

* Reward offered in theft of St. Charles sculpture
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/717df414294afc38?hl=en

* U.K. Church stunned as thieves take Renaissance painting messages
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/50906c77fdecccdd?hl=en

* French police recover four paintings stolen in August 2007 from the Museum
of Fine Arts in Nice by masked gunmen
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/290db19433db2b15?hl=en

* Position: Control Room Operator – Amon Carter Museum
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/32e86044badeb7e5?hl=en

* France: quatre tableaux de maîtres volés ont été retrouvés messages
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/23ef2fca281f055b?hl=en

* UK. Man charged over Lowry art theft
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/71642520d1065603?hl=en

* Stricter Guidelines for Acquiring Antiquities
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/2bc9d43cb121bb5c?hl=en

* Der Rechtsanwalt, der die Rückgabe der 1994 geraubten millionenschweren
Gemälde von William Turner und Caspar David Friedrich organisierte, fürchtet
noch heute die Todesdrohung der Drahtzieher
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/7e9ae79e83c393ec?hl=en

* Man receives 8 months for stealing metal art
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ffd16161c1268e71?hl=en

* NEW YORK- After a year and a half of discussions, the Association of Art
Museum Directors has announced new guidelines for collecting antiquities
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/08c350e17c87aa18?hl=en

* France. Recuperados un Monet, un Sisley y dos Bruegel robados en Niza en 2007
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/d8b0de39d3dea558?hl=en

* Work on restoring a 1,700-year-old Ethiopian monument is set to be completed by the end of June, it has been revealed.
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/e6b9bd9445e76a88?hl=en

* Bill Reid heist. Fake phone call fooled UBC security in museum heist, police sources say
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ffa0e2edbe68ec6d?hl=en

* Swiss Art Theft Triggers Sharp Demand For Art Insurance messages
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/093f701926d86562?hl=en

* Baltimore. Steel Sculpture Stolen
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ee8c78db70b3fd06?hl=en

* U.K. Police have seized Renaissance artworks, £16 million cash, expensive
jewellery and a gun after an unprecedented raid on concrete vaults holding 7,000 safety deposit boxes.
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/dbfbd34d3adc8bbe?hl=en

* Antique shop owner accused of buying stolen property makes first court appearance
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/a3318bde9edec2f4?hl=en

* 8-foot statue of Jesus stolen off cross at Detroit church. DETROIT — Church of the Messiah members repaired copper pipes damaged by thieves and replaced
aluminum gutters stolen over the past few months.
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/fd72e0f74b2d39e2?hl=en

* A man has been charged over the theft of a collection of Lowry paintings worth up to £1m from an art collector’s home in Greater Manchester.
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/4587abc6d3d6a0fc?hl=en

* Huge comic book collection stolen from Bellevue home
 http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0687c2efc16ea881?hl=en
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