The Vexed Man ultra high relief 2 oz proof silver coin Cook Islands 2023. Franz Xaver Messerschmidt, a German sculptor, is renowned for his ability to capture genuine human emotion in his compelling alabaster sculpture, The Vexed Man. It was made in the late 18th century, and its face shows extreme distress. Messerschmidt's representation of furrowed brows, taut muscles, and firmly clenched lips, all of which indicate a sense of inner agony, demonstrates his thorough attention to detail. This 2 ounce extremely high resolution sculpture is incredibly proof silver coin featuring the Vexed Man. The worldwide mintage of The Vexed Man coins is capped at 999. This coin is packaged in a black windowed box and includes certificate of authenticity.