2.16 Under the Radar: Rembrandt, van Dyck and Priam’s/Troy’s Treasure

.

Rembrandt

van Dyck

Dutch Golden Age Baroque

Priam’s/Troy’s Treasure Priam Troy

Some believe that what happened to Priam’s/Troy’s treasure after WWII is what happened to the Amber Room – the Red Army found it, it was stored in a Russian museum and once Troy’s treasure surfaced through this stupid party photos, they feared the same could happen with the Amber Room and therefore officially started to reconstruct (secretly using the old material). Fact is: Schliemann’s find was never in a German u-boat, it’s in a museum.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s