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Masterpiece that survived the Reformation is now on display at the British Museum

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Reports that Francis planned to ‘do cocaine’ in South America were outrageously misleading

How the ark changed shape

British Museum curator Irving Finkel tells Will Gore how the chance discovery of a Babylonian tablet helped him trace the roots of Noah’s Ark

In the cramped British Museum, the exhbition told us little about the Roman city

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Is the ‘spiritual and emotive’ power of relics more important than their authenticity?

Treasures of Heaven opens today at the British Museum