Stolen Artifacts
"A Search for the World's Most Wanted Art"
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Stolen archaeological, ethnographic, or ancient materials.
Listings & notices of stolen artefacts sorted by culture area:


  • Stolen African Artifacts

Africa: AFRICOM: STOLEN OBJECTS
Africa: ICOM Red List
African: Stolen African Art
African: Wooden Sculpture
African: Wooden Sculpture
African: Terracotta male figurine
Egypt: see FBI
Libya: Cyrene Thefts
Libya: see FBI
Zimbabwe: Museum Theft
Additional information see:
Looted & Stolen Art Africa

Looted & Stolen Art Middle East


  • Stolen Asian Artifacts

Afghanistan: Stolen Artifacts
Afghanistan: Archaeology Kabul Museum

Cambodia: see FBI

Chinese: Shang Dyn. Ku

Chinese: Zhou Dyn. Fu
Chinese: Tang Dyn. Horse & Rider
Chinese: Horse & Rider

Chinese: Han Dyn. Figures

Chinese: Ming Dyn. Figure

Iraq: Lost Treasures

Iraq: Archaeology Nineveh Marbles
Japan: Buddha head
Nepal: Stolen Art of Nepal
Nepal: Stolen Artifacts
Thailand: UNESCO - Buddha
Thailand: see FBI
Turkey: see FBI

UK: Oriental Art Findstolenart
Additional information see:
Looted & Stolen Art Asia

Looted & Stolen Art Middle East


  • Stolen Australian & Oceanic Material

Australia: Stolen Aboriginal Art
Papua New Guinea: Theft Alert


  • Stolen European Artefacts

Albania: Missing Antiquities of Albania
Greek: Stolen Greek Vase
Greek: British Museum Theft
Greek: BKA Antiquity
Italy: Opere d'arte rubate (Archeologia)
Italy: Archeological Theft
Spain: Guardia Civil (Arqueologia)
Additional information see:
Looted & Stolen Art Europe


  • Stolen Latin American Artifacts

Latin America ICOM Red List
Argentina: INTERPOL
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Chile: See FBI

Colombia: See FBI

Costa Rica: See FBI

Guatemala: Objetos del Patrimonio Cultural

Honduras: Archaeology Site Q Sculptures
Peru: See FBI
Pre-Columbian Jade LAPD
Pre-Columbian Terra Cotta LAPD
Pre-Columbian Terra Cotta LAPD
Pre-Columbian Terra Cotta Man without arms
Additional information see:
Looted & Stolen Art Latin America


  • Stolen North American Aritfacts

Canada: Stolen Native Art
Canada: Royal Saskatchewan Museum

USA: FBI Stolen Artifacts

USA: ATADA (Artifacts)
USA: AL Moundville Stolen Pottery
USA: GA Kolomoki Stolen Pottery
USA: TX San Antonio Police - Theft
USA: TX Archaeological Theft
Additional information see:
Looted & Stolen Art North America


  • Cultural Property Protection

INTERPOL: General Secretariat
ICOM: Illicit Traffic
; Red List
UK: Illicit Antiquities Research Centre

USA: Bureau of Reclamation's Cultural Resources
USA: Native Artifact Repatriation

  • Cultural Property Law

USA: USIA Cultural Property
USA: NPS Laws & Regulations
INT: Archaeology, Antiquities, and the Law


  • Bibliographies

Archaeology, Antiquities, Theft, & Looting
Antiquities Theft
by Laura Pope Robbins
Archeological Looting
by Hugh Jarvis

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