Thursday, January 25, 2007

Preserve coins as state's heritage (The News Journal, DE)

There is another important issue that should be discussed about the Atocha coins donated to a Delaware Technical & Community College foundation and auctioned early in January. It is an ethical one for archaeologists, anthropologists, historians and educators who advocate preserving maritime artifacts and oppose creating a market that fosters commercialization and commodification. . . .

Full story at:
http://www.delawareonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070124/OPINION07/701240341/1108/OPINION

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