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Swiss judiciary considers Egyptian request to return 300 rare artefacts

Swiss judiciary considers Egyptian request to return 300 rare artefacts
trefwoorden: Zwitserland - Egypte - Horus - Sikhmet - sarcofaag
The Swiss judiciary is considering a request by Prosecutor General Maher Abdel-Wahed to return 300 rare pieces of antiquities smuggled by Egypt through suspect Tareq Al-Sweisi and a number of his accomplices.
The smuggled artefacts include two gold-adorned coloured wooden sarcophagi, head of a statue of goddess Sikhmet and two statues of falcon-shaped god Horus.

Lees verder bij: The Egyptian State Information Service (4 oktober 2003)