The Monday deadline set by an Egyptian antiquities official for the St. Louis Art Museum to return a mummy mask will pass without the museum returning the object.
Per-Ankh: Ancient Egypt
Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask
Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask
Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask

The Monday deadline set by an Egyptian antiquities official for the St. Louis Art Museum to return a mummy mask will pass without the museum returning the object.

The Monday deadline set by an Egyptian antiquities official for the St. Louis Art Museum to return a mummy mask will pass without the museum returning the object.

At press conference this morning, museum director Brent Benjamin called upon Zahi Hawass, secretary general of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities, to "provide documentation substantiating his claim that the mask was stolen — or to cease his attacks on the Saint Louis Art Museum."

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