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July 4, 2008

Artefacts return to Shetland temporarily

Posted at 12:46 pm in Similar cases

Pictish art that was found on Shetland is going to return home temporarily from the National Museum of Scotland. Many islanders though want to know why they can’t have it back permanently.

Shetland News

The treasure…it’s back!
Hans J Marter
4 July, 2008

PERHAPS the most outstanding find of Pictish art has returned to Shetland to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its discovery.

However the return of the St Ninian’s Isle treasure, 41 years after it was last on display in the isles, is not without controversy.
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