Cyrus Cylinder will stay in Iran for another three monthsA statement from the British Museum is expected on Monday.
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By Shimon D. Cohen - CAIS
LONDON, (CAIS) -- Iran's Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organisation (ICHTO) has announced this morning, the Cyrus the Great Cylinder will remain in Iran for another three moths.
The priceless artefact was loaned by the British Museum to Iran on September 10, 2010 for a period of 4 months to be displayed on a special exhibition at the National Museum of Iran (NMI).