Angkor Database

Matching Statues and Pedestals

by Anthony Kuhn

Language : English

2012

Apart from the legal aspect in terms of international laws and protection of the Cambodian cultural heritage, the return of stolen antiquities to the temples where they originally stood is a formidable challenge for researchers art restauration specialists. In this article, the fate of the Koh Ker statuesclaimed back by Cambodia is vividly depicted.