Discussion of the archaeological ethics surrounding the collecting of antiquities.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Is Cleveland seeking to undermine AAMD Guidelines?
Source: Cleveland Museum of Art
Is the Director of the Cleveland Museum of Art attempting to undermine the AAMD Guidelines on the acquisition of archaeological material? Drusus does not appear to have authenticated documentation for its collecting history. What is the nature of "all the documentation [the museum] needs to describe the work’s provenance" (Franklin).