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‘Return our bronzes and we’ll make you better ones’

Nigerian guild says a centuries-old art form is thriving and it can give Britain better works in return for originals

22 September 2021 - 21:06 By Tife Owolabi and Estelle Shirbon

A new guild of artists from Nigeria’s Benin City has offered to donate artworks to the British Museum in London as a way to encourage it to return the priceless Benin Bronzes that were looted from the city’s royal court by British troops in 1897...

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