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The Elgin Marbles have gone home (through Augmented reality) from the British Museum already

Posted By Matthew On November 6, 2012 @ 1:57 pm In British Museum,Elgin Marbles | 4 Comments

Using the Layar app [1] for phones & tablets, it appears that it is already possible to see what the Duveen Gallery at the British Museum would look like if the Parthenon Marbles were returned.

I’m not sure exactly who the target market is for this, but it can help to generate a lot of publicity for the issue, particularly if people use it obviously while visiting the British Museum.

The original article is on Mark Skwarek’s blog & consists almost entirely made of images, so you will have to follow this link [2] to view it.

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[1] Layar app: http://www.layar.com/

[2] follow this link: http://markskwarek.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/Damon%20baker

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