Looting Matters

Looting Matters, the blog of David Gill, Reader in Ancient History, at University of Wales Swansea. The blog is an excellent overview of current affairs surrounding the illicit transaction of cultural property. Christies and Sotheby’s New York both had record antiquities sales this year (with a cycladic figurine at Christies selling for $16.8 million – the highest recorded price for an antiquity). The blog is a go-to for thoughtful coverage: