A German Museum Tried To Hide This Stunning 3D Scan of an Iconic Egyptian Artifact. Today You Can See It for the First Time
To this day, it's actually routine to ship the 3D scans to other museums who pay for the rights to print and display them (with the museum-goers thinking them the originals). This is why they didn't want to release the scans. This guy should have asked for the finances involved in licensing events like this to other museums.