Investigators found that the gold-sheathed coffin had been stolen from Egypt in 2011.
Dealers worry that a report recommending that museums return African artworks will also discourage private collectors from buying, loaning and donating pieces.
One of the few Iraqi women in the field, she pushed to excavate ancient sites and helped a national museum recover from looting in the Iraq war.
A growing movement at British cultural institutions shows collections in novel and sometimes radical ways, sharing stories that were previously largely untold.
With its focus on black cultural contributions across the world, a museum opens amid a heated debate about reclaiming plundered art.
The art stolen by the Nazis has gotten more attention, but millions of books were also looted from Jews, and others, and have yet to be returned.
A pivotal report calls for thousands of artworks to leave French museums and return to West Africa. An artist, a historian and a philosopher debate what should happen — and what these objects could mean to young Africans who have never seen them.
A German family has the artwork, and refuses to give it back. The Italian museum has mounted a publicity campaign in an effort to get German authorities to intervene.
In a lawsuit, officials of the Eastern Orthodox Church say the university has four manuscripts that were looted from a monastery in Greece in 1917.