Larnaca CID seize stolen ancient Egyptian pot

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Larnaca CID seize stolen ancient Egyptian pot
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Larnaca CID seized an ancient Egyptian pot that had been smuggled out of Egypt, a police report said on Tuesday.

According to the report, the Egyptian authorities requested legal assistance from Cyprus in March in connection with an “invaluable ancient Egyptian pot of the 13th century BC, depicting Ramses II of the 19th dynasty of Egypt”.

According to the Egyptian authorities, the item was the result of illegal excavation in an Egyptian city and was illegally transported out of the country.

The Egyptians claimed the pot was in the possession of a Greek Cypriot, which he denied...


Larnaca CID seize stolen ancient Egyptian pot


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