Lot 3040: Winner's medal issued for the Cortina 1956 Winter Olympics. Bronze, 60 mm, 108 gm, by Constantino After, Milan. The front, inscribed, "VII Giochi Olimpici Invernali," features a woman crowned in Olympic rings with a torch to the right; the reverse, inscribed, "Citius Altius Fortius, Cortina 1956," portrays an ice crystal over Mt. Pomagagnon.
RR Auction's Olympic Memorabilia Auction 468
Thursday, 21st January 2016
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