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Notes taken by James Marshall Plumer and tourist map of China. Box 1, Folder 24 and 26. James Marshall Plumer Collection. FSA.A.14.
© National Museum of Asian Art Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Gift of Caroline Plumer / Joanna Gohmann

Provenance and Asian Art: Symposium from 1 to 4 November 2023 in Washington, DC


Der Boxer-Aufstand in China. Die Einnahme von Tientsin im Juli 1900, Bilderbogen Nr. 1790, Detail, nach 1900
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen / Ute Franz-Scarciglia

Call for Papers: Workshop on the Traces of the “Boxer Rebellion” in German Museum Collections on 22 and 23 February 2024


Anna Dorothea Therbusch, Self-portrait, detail, c. 1782, canvas, 153.5 x 118 cm
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Gemäldegalerie / Jörg P. Anders

Call for Papers: Anna Dorothea Therbusch in Context: 18th-Century (Women) Artists in Berlin and Europe


The wooden masks being prepared for transportation by conservator-restorer Kai-Patricia Engelhardt
© SPK / Foto: Xander Heinl/photothek.de

Restitution of Kogi Masks from the Ethnologisches Museum


A look in the storage unit for the Sámi collection
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen / Christian Krug 2022

Sámi Collection at MEK: Workshop at Sámi Museum Siida on 14 and 15 June 2023


View of the excavation at Sam’al/Zincirli (Turkey )
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum, Expeditionsfoto: Felix von Luschan

New Approaches to Establishing the Provenance of Archaeological Collections