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Statistics, damned statistics, and the antiquities trade

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  02 January 2015

Neil Brodie*
Affiliation:
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3ER, England

Abstract

The antiquities trade is a rather shady business — and few facts are available. Here Neil Brodie of the Illicit Antiquities Research Centre at Cambridge reviews the facts and figures of the British trade in such goods.

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Copyright © Antiquity Publications Ltd. 1999

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