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Stolen treasures that were miraculously recovered

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 43: When art is worth millions and ancient treasures are poorly guarded, it's hardly surprising that they are a magnet for thieves. The recovery of a lost masterpiece made the news at the end of 2019 when a Gustav Klimt painting was found in the grounds of the Italian gallery it was stolen from 23 years after it disappeared. But what other treasures have been taken then tracked down? From Edvard Munch's The Scream (pictured) to Sweden’s royal jewels, click or scroll through to find out.

Lost priceless treasures that were returned

When art is worth millions and ancient treasures are poorly guarded, it's hardly surprising that they are a magnet for thieves. The recovery of a lost masterpiece made the news at the end of 2019 when a Gustav Klimt painting was found in the grounds of the Italian gallery it was stolen from 23 years after it disappeared. But what other treasures have been taken then tracked down? From Edvard Munch's The Scream (pictured) to Sweden’s royal jewels, click or scroll through to find out.

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