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3,000 Syrian glass bowl

Ancient Glass Exhibit At Yale University Art Gallery

A new exhibit at Yale University Art Gallery — 130 pieces in the museum’s collection of ancient glass — is a lovely array of jewelry, cups, bowls, pitchers, flasks, bottles, cosmetic vials and jars from the ancient world. The pieces are 3,000 years old, from the Syrian period. Some of the earliest pieces on show are dated […]

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Found after 30 years

Stolen De Kooning found after 31 years

‘Woman – Ochre’ was stolen from the University of Arizona Museum of Art in 1985. Police and art historians were not successful in finding the painting until this last weekend. The painting was stolen by a man and woman who arrived at the museum just before opening time. The woman distracted a guard while the […]