Lot #7068
Rome 1960 Summer Olympics Group of (5) Badges

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Collection of five different badges issued for the Rome 1960 Summer Olympics, each measuring approximately 38 mm x 48 mm, featuring laurel bezels with inset medallions depicting Romulus and Remus with the Capitoline Wolf, and Olympic rings below. The multicolored panels below are marked for “Radio-TV,” “Servizio” [Service], "Stampa" [Press], "Ufficiale" [Official], and a blank orange example for official guests. Reverse of each badge, save for the ‘Official’ badge, is marked on the reverse "Stab. Artistici Fiorentini, Firenze." The medallions bear various degrees of green discoloration.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Olympic Memorabilia
  • Dates: #601 - Ended January 21, 2021