Louvre Museum president Henri Loyrette delivers a speech during the official opening ceremony of the new Department of Islamic Arts at the Louvre museum, in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. The new ... more 
Louvre Museum president Henri Loyrette delivers a speech during the official opening ceremony of the new Department of Islamic Arts at the Louvre museum, in Paris, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. The new Louvre department is the largest of its kind in Europe, with 3,000 artifacts on display, gathered from Spain to India and dating back to the seventh century AD. (AP Photo/Pierre Verdy, Pool) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Pierre Verdy, Pool
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