In France, from the Museum of Lyon stole the exhibits valued at over a million euros
MOSCOW, may 13 — RIA Novosti. Tiara virgin Mary with precious stones and other valuables worth more than a million euros were stolen from the Museum of fine arts, Lyon in the French city of Lyon, according to TV channel France 3.
According to TV channel, the alert system worked in Museum night on Saturday, the police quickly arrived on the scene of the call, but “equipped, determined and organized” the attackers managed to escape.
As reported by the channel in law enforcement bodies, among the stolen values — the main exhibit of the Museum Tiara of the virgin Mary, 1791 inlaid gemstone. Among the stolen ring and bowl. The total damage may exceed a million euros, reports the TV channel.
At the time of investigation, the Museum will be closed.
The fine arts Museum, Fourviere represents the subjects of the Christian, French and world art and religion. The main exhibit is the Tiara of the virgin Mary — is in the Museum since 1899.