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Bonhams cancels auction of rhino horn carvings in Hong Kong after backlash from NGO

British auction house Bonhams has cancelled the sale of 21 rhinoceros horn carvings after a backlash from a wildlife conservation group. The auctioneer was to begin accepting bids in Hong Kong on Tuesday. Matthew Girling, CEO of Bonhams, said in a public statement on Friday that the auction house has halted its sale of the products. A statement from […]