Photo Gallery: The Row over Nefertiti's Bust
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Photo Gallery: The Row over Nefertiti's Bust

Sparring Over Berlin's 'Mona Lisa' German-Hating Frenchman Sparked Nefertiti Row

Germany and Egypt have long been at odds over the return of the famous bust of Nefertiti. Now documents found in archives show that the conflict was started by a Frenchman who had fought the Germans in World War I and considered them to be swindlers. He may have been right.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan