Greece recovers stolen antiquities
Published on May 19th, 2009 | by Admin1
…the oldest a 5th century coin, Greek Culture Ministry officials said Tuesday. Among the items retuned from Germany included 96 copper and ceramic pots and vessels, dating from the 3rd or 4th century BC from Thessaly, in northern Greece.
Officials said the items were seized by customs authorities at Nuremberg, Germany in 2007 in a truck arriving from Greece.