Lot 3021: Participation medal issued for the Amsterdam 1928 Summer Olympics. Gilt bronze, 55 mm, 61 gm, by J. C. Wienecke. The front features nude male and female athletes on a podium holding a torch over the Olympic flame, with a balance on laurel branches in exergue; the reverse bears the goddess Nike over Marathon Tower, the shield of Amsterdam between two hemispheres, and the Olympic stadium in the background.
RR Auction's Olympic Memorabilia Auction 468
Thursday, 21st January 2016
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