Lot #7092
Sapporo 1972 Winter Olympics Winner's Diploma

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Official sixth-place winner's diploma from the Sapporo 1972 Winter Olympics, 15.25 x 15.25, awarded to "Fedor Simachev" [Fyodor Simashev] for his finish in the men's 30 kilometer cross-country skiing competition. The diploma bears printed signatures of Organizing Committee president Kogoro Uemura, and IOC president Avery Brundage. Includes its original plastic sleeve, gilt-stamped with the logo of the Games on the reverse. Competing for the Soviet Union, Simashev won the silver medal in the 15 km competition, and the gold medal as part of the USSR's 4×10 km relay team.

Auction Info

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