Cleveland Museum of Art embarks on radical reconstruction of Cambodian Krishna statue

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via Cleveland.com. 17 December 2017:

The Cleveland Museum of Art is embarking on a yearlong radical makeover of its 7th century Cambodian statue of the Hindu god Krishna aimed at accurately reconstructing the original pose of the artwork.

Source: Cleveland Museum of Art embarks on radical reconstruction of Cambodian Krishna statue (photos)

Baphuon recontruction completed

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Reconstruction work at the Baphuon, an 11th-century pyramidial temple in Angkor Thom have finally been completed, after 50 years of work. The temple was reopened in a ceremony earlier this month.

Baphuon reconstruction
photo credit: sweet_redbird

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BBC, 03 July 2011

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AFP, via The Straits Times, 03 July 2011

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Bangkok Post, 03 July 2011

Solved puzzle reveals fabled Cambodian temple
AFP, via The Independent, 03 July 2011
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Myanmar Pagoda collapses

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An ancient structure at the southern border of the capital Yangon, the Danok Pagoda, collapsed on Saturday injuring at least 30 with an unaccounted number of people under the rubble. The pagoda was said to be undergoing recent reconstruction; however Myanmar’s reconstruction works have been notoriously questionable from a heritage conservation point of view, and now it seems from an architectural point of view as well. Given the tightly controlled media of the military junta, it is unlikely that we hear any more information from this tragedy.

Ancient Myanmar pagoda collapses, injures 30
AFP, via Channel NewsAsia, 30 May 2009
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