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Museum In China Closes After Almost All Of Its Collection Turns Out To Be Fake
"Wei Yingjun, a consultant to the Jibaozhai Museum in Jizhou, about 150 miles south of Beijing, insists the situation is not that bad. He is 'quite positive' that 80 or even more pieces out of tens of thousands in the museum are authentic. In spite of this sterling defence, regional authorities in Hebei province have closed the museum amid a national scandal." The Guardian (UK) 07/17/13
Posted July 18, 2013 12:56 AM




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