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  • Can Privatization Save the Treasures of Ancient Greece?

    on Jan 21, 14 • in Archaeology, Cultural heritage, Greece, Management, News • with Comments Off on Can Privatization Save the Treasures of Ancient Greece?

    In the wake of government austerity, some closest to Greece’s treasures are advocating turning them over to private companies Many objects dug from the earth or drawn from the legends of Nemea could be used to promote the ancient Greek site: the mythological Nemean Lion slain by Hercules in the first of his seven feats; weights lifted by competitors during its ancient athletics; the bronze statue of the baby Opheltes, whose death is said to have inspired the games which rivaled those at Olympia further west. That no replicas exist and the gift stand at

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