Objects on loan
Protection from seizure for loans to exhibitions

 

I am Ashurbanipal: king of the world, king of Assyria

Objects borrowed for the exhibition I am Ashurbanipal: king of the world, king of Assyria (8 November 2018 – 24 February 2019) will be recommended for protection under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (protection of cultural objects on loan).

  List of loan objects 

Living with Gods: people, places and worlds beyond

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Living with Gods: people, places and worlds beyond (2 November 2017 – 8 April 2018) will be recommended for protection under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (protection of cultural objects on loan).

  List of loan objects 

Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia (14 September 2017 – 14 January 2018) will be recommended for protection under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (protection of cultural objects on loan).

  List of loan objects 

Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave (25 May – 13 August 2017) will be recommended for protection under Part 6 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (protection of cultural objects on loan).

  List of loan objects 

Marble statue of a discus-thrower (discobolus) by Myron. Roman copy of a bronze Greek original of the 5th century BC.


General information

 British Museum Loans Policy  

 Summary of the British Museum's due diligence procedures for works of art and cultural objects on loan 

For more information

Leonora Baird-Smith
Registrar
British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG

LBaird-Smith@britishmuseum.org