Encyclopaedia Africana P September 1, 2020 PRINCE ALEMAYEHU

Seven-year-old Prince Alemayehu was captured – along with many national treasures – in 1868. His remains are held in Windsor Castle but pleas for their return have been rebuffed

E Encyclopaedia Africana August 31, 2020 EMPEROR TEWODROS II

A British museum has agreed to repatriate to Ethiopia two locks of hair taken from the head of the 19th-century emperor Tewodros II.

Encyclopaedia Africana M August 31, 2020 MAQDALA 1868, (ETHIOPIA)

Taken by the British Army during the 1868 Abyssinian Expedition, a number of objects from Maqdala are now held across several British cultural collections.

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