Lets talk about a much more modern invention done by Wilhelm Röntgen in 1895 the X-rays. He discovered their medical use when he made a picture of his wifes hand on a photographic plate formed due to X-rays.The photograph of his wifes hand was the first photograph of a human body part using X-rays. Both works have advanced the understanding of the human body by leaps and bounds. CIT now takes this historic artwork of da Vinci and combines it with the essential modern invention of Röntgen. The result is a 1 oz silver Proof mixing both ages in one coin!
This shocking looking coin combines some of the best of minting technology and colorization to create a one-of-a-kind piece. Discover the Vitruvian Man in ultra high relief surrounded by historical sketches and notes on the reverse and his colorized X-ray image on the obverse. There will only be 999 of these amazing Proofs struck. Get yours and hold 400 years of history in your hand! 1 oz / 31.10g.
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ALL THE COINS ARE ORIGINAL AND THE FEATURES I SPECIFY IN THE ANNOUNCEMENT! The item "Cook Islands 2021 X-Ray Vitruvian Man $5 silver coin 1 oz" is in sale since Friday, February 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\New Zealand". The seller is "silvercoinseurope_com" and is located in Oviedo.This item can be shipped worldwide.