SHUMEN, BULGARIA- National Geographic correspondent Inigo Gilmore measure an ancient stone lions’ head. This and other antiquities are being stored by the Shumen Museum till the end of a criminal trial next June.
GAZIENTEP, TURKEY- An ancient mosaic is offered for sale on a smart phone. Smugglers, middlemen and sellers use social media as a virtual auction house. Images on phones are designed to pique the interest of international buyers.