TITLE

Raiders of a Lost People

PUB. DATE
November 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec86, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on massive looting of artifacts from discovered gravesites in the thickly forested mountains of western Thailand. Archaeological finds that include ceramics, jewelry, swords and other high-quality objects from China, Burma, Thailand and Viet Nam; Blame placed by government spokesmen on wealthy foreign collectors; Scholars' allegation of foot-dragging on the part of law enforcement agencies.
ACCESSION #
15966533

 

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