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Stolen Cavalier: Cellini’s “Worthless” $60 Million Salt Cellar

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Written and illustrated by Travis Simpkins, this post on Stolen Cavalier looks at a theft that occurred in the early morning hours of May 11, 2003, when a lone thief broke into Vienna’s Kunsthistorisches Museum and stole a rare golden 16th Century Saliera by Benvenuto Cellini, valued at $60,000,000.

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