Lot #7200
Summer Olympics Group of (4) Medals

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Group of four medals from past Summer Olympiads, including:

Participation medal issued for the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics. Silver-colored, 50 mm, 69 gm. The front depicts the Sydney Olympic emblem surrounded by the 'fluid energy' motif used for the Games; the reverse bears the Olympic rings and reads, "The Games of the XXVII Olympiad," surrounded by the same motif. Complete with its clear plastic case and presentation box, with some scuffs and creasing to the case and box.

Participation medal issued for the Athens 2004 Summer Olympics. Bronze, 50 mm, 61 gm, minted by Efsimon. The front features Greek lettering and waves of the Aegean sea on either side of the Athens Games emblem; the reverse bears raised text between a similar design as the front, “Games of the XXVIII Olympiad, 13-29 August 2004.” Includes the original presentation folder and participation diploma.

Participation medal of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Alloy copper, 44 mm x 53 mm, 89 gm. The front features the Rio Games logo above Olympic rings; the reverse bears flowing designs above three rows of raised text, “XXXI Olympiad Rio 2016.” Includes its presentation folder with slipcase, with some slight scuffing to the latter.

Waterford Crystal medal issued for the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics, 76 mm, which features a back engraved design of the Atlanta Games emblem under text: “Centennial Olympic Games. The crystal medal includes its original patriotic ribbon and presentation box.

Auction Info

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