Lot 3052: Participation medal issued for the Grenoble 1968 Winter Olympics. Bronze, 68 mm, 158 gm, by J. M. Coeffin. The front depicts a Greek athlete wearing a headband superimposed against a background of snowflakes; the reverse bears the Grenoble Games emblem and a city view with the Belladonne mountain range in the background, with raised text along the bottom, "X Jeux Olympiques D'Hiver." Complete with its original paper case.
RR Auction's Olympic Memorabilia Auction 468
Thursday, 21st January 2016
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