Objects on loan
Protection from seizure for loans to exhibitions

Sicily: culture and conquest

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Sicily: culture and conquest (21 April – 14 August 2016) 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 

Sunken cities: Egypt’s lost worlds

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Sunken cities: Egypt’s lost worlds (19 May – 27 November 2016) 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 

Egypt: faith after the pharaohs

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Egypt: faith after the pharaohs (29 October 2015 – 7 February 2016) 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 

Drawing in silver and gold:
from Leonardo to Jasper Johns

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Drawings in silver and gold: from Leonardo to Jasper Johns (10 September – 6 December 2015) 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 

Celts: art and identity

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Celts: art and identity (24 September – 31 January 2015) 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 

Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation (23 April – 2 August 2015) 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 

Defining beauty:
the body in ancient Greek art

Objects borrowed for the exhibition Defining beauty: the body in ancient Greek art (26 March – 5 July 2015) 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

Jill Maggs
Registrar
British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG

jmaggs@britishmuseum.org