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India has asked the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford to return a 15th century bronze statue of Tamil poet Tirumankai Alvar(Ashmolean Museum/Twitter)

India seeks return of 15th century Tamil statue in Oxford

Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2020 12:11 AM IST
The museum, which bought the statue in a London auction in 1967, informed the Indian high commission in December that new research questioned its provenance. Indian officials thanked the museum for alerting the mission.
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