lock of Leonardo

Portrait of Leonardo da Vinci

A lock of hair Leonardo da Vinci, or better considered as such, It will soon be analyzed to authenticate the origin.

It will try to find in it traces of dna illustrious personage.

If the results are what you expected, thanks to them it will be possible to trace any descendants of the great artist and scientist.

relic, until now preserved in a private collection in the US, It is known as “The hair of Leonardo da Vinci”.

The news of his capture and subsequent examination, It was spread by Alessandro Vezzosi, director of Museo Ideale Leonardo da Vinci e da Agnese Sabato, historical and president of Leonardo da Vinci Heritage.

The lock of hair Leonardo It will make its world exclusive next 2 May at the exhibition “Leonardo lives” Vinci.

The day is not a coincidence, but a deliberate choice, as it is the one that marks the five hundredth anniversary of the Renaissance genius's death.

All the 2019, At bottom, It will deservedly dedicated to Leonardo (see also https://www.pilloledistoria.it/12133/eventi/leonardo-2019-eventi) (photo: viviisraele.it).