The Archaeological Institute of America has posted pictures of “the beautiful people” attending its posh gala in New York. See http://www.archaeological.org/news/aianews/9084
Talk about “the One Percent!”
Certainly, the optics of such an event do not square very well with the rhetoric one sometimes hears at Cultural Property Advisory Committee meetings and elsewhere vilifying “wealthy collectors” and US business. Or perhaps, it is just done for effect.