Turkey Recovers Medieval Religious Artifact Surrendered by London Art Dealer to United State Government

April 26, 1999 – Press Release
Herrick, Feinstein LLP
The Republic of Turkey announced today that an intricately carved walnut panel from the Sultan's prayer gallery of the Great Mosque in Divrigi, Turkey, built in the 13th Century, which had been the subject of a lawsuit by the United State Government against a London art dealer, was returned by the United State to Turkey.