3. Angkor Vat : Gallery of the « Churning of the Sea of Milk »

Regarding the “Churning of the Sea of Milk” Gallery at Angkor Wat and pursuant to the go-ahead given by the Ad Hoc Group of Experts, the ICC recommends that the program proposed by the World Monuments Fund be tested on the 5 spans of the south side. A full results report on this operation will be submitted at the next Plenary Session meeting (December 2007).

The final decision on the overall program will depend on the analysis of the results by the Ad Hoc Experts who are to be briefed on the preliminary findings at the upcoming Technical Committee meeting (June 2007).