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Germany returns priceless gold mask to Peru

Germany has returned a pre-Columbian Gold Funerary Mask to Peru following a 20-year legal and diplomatic battle, the South American country's culture minister said on Thursday. Peru spent 20 years trying to secure the return of this gold funerary mask from the pre-Columbian Sican culture [Credit: AFP]Peru had reported the eighth century Sican mask's disappearance in 1999, after which it was confiscated by Interpol from the German city...

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