NBC NEWS: Museum of the Bible gears up for opening in Washington amid proprietary questions

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Release date: 16/11/2017

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The Times reported that it was put up for sale on eBay without the proper ownership sourcing. Roberta Mazza, a papyrologist at the University of Manchester, has blogged about the item's questionable provenance and said she saw the same fragment displayed as part of the Green Collection's exhibition at the Vatican three years ago.

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TitleMuseum of the Bible gears up for opening in Washington amid proprietary questions
Media name/outletNBC News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date16/11/17
DescriptionThe Times reported that it was put up for sale on eBay without the proper ownership sourcing. Roberta Mazza, a papyrologist at the University of Manchester, has blogged about the item's questionable provenance and said she saw the same fragment displayed as part of the Green Collection's exhibition at the Vatican three years ago.
URLhttps://www.nbcnews.com/news/religion/museum-bible-gears-opening-washington-amid-propriety-questions-n821336
PersonsRoberta Mazza