Hearing about the return of the gold of the Scythians 21st January
The first hearing on the return of the collection of Scythian gold from the Netherlands will take place on January 21, said the official representative of the University of Amsterdam belongs offered this collection the Allard Pierson Museum.
" on January 21, will be held the First hearing, " said the representative of the University Yasha Lange. He also said that the Dutch Museum is located in contact with all interested parties through their legal representatives, RIA " Novosti ". November 26, 2014 it was announced that the court of Amsterdam has filed a class-action lawsuit four Crimean Museum, requiring the return to the Republic of the collection of Scythian gold. Remember, the collection of Scythian gold, which is more than 1 thousand Artifacts, was removed from the Crimean museums on Exhibition in the archaeological Allard Pierson Museum in Amsterdam in early February, even before the Crimea reunited with Russia. The collection includes archaeological finds from five museums, and among them 4 Crimean: Central Museum of Tauris, Kerch historical and cultural reserve, the Bakhchsarai historical and cultural reserve and the national preserve of Tauric Chersonesos. In June the Minister of culture of Crimea Arina nowosielski said that the Ukrainian authorities are trying to carry out a hostile takeover of the collection of Scythian gold. In September Kiev said on the return part of Scythian gold from the Netherlands. However, the Director of the Central Museum of Tauris Andrei Malgin still said that part of the collection of Scythian gold, owned by the museums of the Crimea, as long as it remains in the Museum of Amsterdam, the Ukrainian side none of the exhibit submitted was not.