The Stumbling Block – How Turkey and Greece Try to Claim Back their Cultural Assets
Archaeology / History

The Stumbling Block – How Turkey and Greece Try to Claim Back their Cultural Assets

Everybody who has ever seen the Pergamon Altar or the Parthenon cannot deny the fascination such monumental heritage creates. Clear lines carved in beautiful marble, sparkling slightly in the light, expressive sculptures looking endlessly noble and magnificent. In the 19th century the adoration for ancient sculptures reached its first climax,  classicism was born and around significant … Continue reading