Looted Antiquity, Once at Met Museum, to Return to Lebanon


October 11, 2017 | The New York Times

Looted Antiquity, Once at Met Museum, to Return to Lebanon

A Colorado couple has dropped a federal lawsuit that sought to stop the Manhattan district attorney’s office from returning to the Republic of Lebanon an ancient marble bull’s head that prosecutors said had been looted during that country’s civil war. The 2,300-year-old sculpture had been on loan to the Metropolitan Museum of Art until…