Due to an ownership dispute, Gaza police say they have seized a door featuring artwork by British street artist Banksy, the Associated Press reports. The door’s owner said he was “tricked into selling it for less than $200.”
The metal door features a drawing of a Greek goddess, and is one of four murals attributed to Banksy, who is believed to have entered Gaza earlier this year. According to the AP, “Police spokesman Ayman Batniji says the door was seized Thursday following a court order and a complaint by Rabie Dardouna. Claiming to be unaware of its potential worth, Dardouna sold the door to a local artist.”
After most of Dardouna’s house was destroyed in last year’s war, the door is the last remaining part of the house.