The London sale of the head of ‘Boy King’ Tutankhamen angered Egyptian officials. Photo: Reuters

Egypt asks Interpol to trace ‘stolen’ Tutankhamen statue, sold at Christie’s auction for US$6 million

  • The 3,000-year-old quartzite head was one of the auction house’s most controversial sales in years
  • Christie’s has taken steps to show the sale of the artefact was legitimate
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The London sale of the head of ‘Boy King’ Tutankhamen angered Egyptian officials. Photo: Reuters
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