MUSEUM ETHICS

Fix Cataloguing, Governance, Security & HR: Apart from that the British Museum is Fine, Review Finds

The British Museum has published the much anticipated and heavily redacted, results of its internal review of the alleged theft of items of classical jewellery from its Greek and...

NORTHAMPTON: THE MUSEUM SEKHEMKA [AND AN ANONYMOUS COLLECTOR] BUILT

Historian Mike Ingram takes a look at the newly refurbished Northampton Museum and Gallery and asks if the...

SAVE SEKHEMKA ACTION GROUP BOW OUT WITH BROADSIDE AT “TOOTHLESS” MUSEUM’S ESTABLISHMENT

Members of the Save Sekhemka Action Group protesting outside Christie's in London in July 2014 The Northampton based UK...

STAFFORDSHIRE UNIVERSITY STOKES STORM IN A MING CUP

In a case which has echoes of the ongoing row over the sale of the statue of Sekhemka,...

SEKHEMKA LATEST: DCMS CREDIBILITY AT STAKE AS SOURCES IN EGYPT CONFIRM QATARI BUYER

thePipeLine can reveal that the decision as to whether to extend the Temporary Export Ban on the statue...

EXPLAINER: SEKHEMKA IS NOW ABOUT POLITICS NOT MUSEUM ETHICS- DISCUSS

Question for Culture Minster Ed Vaizey:  What links the Shard, Al Jazeera TV, British arms exports, the financing of Islamist parties in Egypt and...

ZAHI HAWASS IS LATEST FIGURE TO BACK “SAVE SEKHEMKA” CAMPAIGN

In a stinging attack which has seen the Chief Executive of Northampton Borough Council, Mr David Kennedy, branded an "antiquities trader", thePipeLine can reveal...

EGYPT GOES PUBLIC ON SEKHEMKA “ETHICAL CRIME” AND BUY BACK PLAN

In an outspoken attack on the sale of the statue of Sekhemka, the Egyptian Government has gone public in its attempt to prevent the...

“SAVE OUR STOLEN SEKHEMKA” DEMAND EGYPTIAN PROTESTERS ONE YEAR ON

  This Sunday 12 July, one year on from the controversial sale of the internationally important funerary statue of the Egyptian Court Scribe, Sekhemka, the...

DISPLAY SEKHEMKA IN UK SAY ACTION GROUP

  The Northampton based "Save Sekhemka Action Group" have issued a statement stating their position following Culture Minister Ed Vaizey's decision to support the...

DILEMMA AS VAIZEY BLOCKS SEKHEMKA EXPORT

On the first day of the UK General Election Campaign outgoing Arts Minister, Ed Vaizey has imposed an export ban on the statue of...