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Unser neuer Newsletter informiert über Aktuelles bei den Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin


The picture shows an aerial photograph of a looted excavation site, Umma Tell Jokha, in Iraq (2003). The linear structures are the result of excavations of the Iraqi antiquities administration; the holes and trenches are the result of illegal excavation.
© Comando Carabinieri Tutela Patrimonio Culturale

The ILLICID national research project investigates the illegal trade in cultural artefacts in Germany