1 August 2014


Northampton Museums lose Art Council Accreditation Over £16m Egyptian Statue Sale

The sale of a 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue to a private collector, by the Northampton Museum and Art Gallery and Abington Park Museum has breached Arts Council England’s accredited standards for how museums manage their collections. ACE have now removed the institutions from their accreditation scheme with immediate effect. They will now be excluded from future […]