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Lionel Messi’s Left Foot Immortalized in Solid Gold

Japanese Artist Ginza Tanaka, world-renowned for his stunning Gold sculptures, has immortalized Argentinean footballer Lionel Messi’s left foot. This one-of-a-kind ode to Lionel Messi, who is considered by many to be one of the greatest footballers in the world, was created in 2012, the same year that Messi scored a record breaking 91 goals for FC Barcelona.

Measuring 25 x 28 x 16 and weighting approximately 25 kg, the solid gold foot is worth a whopping $5,250,000. For FC Barcelona football fans who simply can’t shed out millions for a memorabilia, Tanaka has also produced a limited edition of 50 golden plate imprint of the athlete’s foot to be sold for $94,500 and a limited edition of 100 miniature version of the solid gold foot available for $42,000.

Lionel Messi Left Foot by Ginza Tanaka

Lionel Messi Left Foot by Ginza Tanaka

Lionel Messi said that he felt incredibly honoured to have his foot immortalized in gold.

For more details, visit The Golden Foot.

Source: LuxuryLaunches


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