Re: Lost tiara of Duchess of Argyll returned to owner after 6 years
Posted by Nellie on June 19, 2012, 1:42 am, in reply to "Re: Lost tiara of Duchess of Argyll returned to owner after 6 years "
I am quite astonished by this story.
First, I think I would carry those items as hand luggage.
But it must be that the airport person who received the bag and contents had no idea it was precious.
Perhaps just as well or the story could have been worse.
: Yes, it's one thing to lose a phone or an
: earring, but a tiara - !!
: I sure as heck hope they are
: "rethinking their procedures".
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: I would suggest that very few tiaras are
: lost at the airport, and that a few simple
: inquiries would have ascertained the owner.
: Given that, the airport is in grave
: dereliction of even the most basic duty to
: locate the owner of what would obviously
: have been a valuable item, not the sort of
: thing to go unnoticed by its owner.