Lot #6171
Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics Participation Medal and Diploma

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Estimate: $150+

Description

Very attractive display featuring a participation medal and diploma issued for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, which are impressively mounted, matted, and framed together with a large speed skating poster to an overall size of 35.5 x 34.5. The participation medal, silvered, 60 mm, 89 gm, depicts a unique orca design and the Olympic rings on the front, and the reverse bears the Winter Games emblem, graphics inspired by Canada's natural and cultural diversity, and a raised motto, "With glowing hearts, des plus brillants exploits." The diploma, 8.5 x 11.5, issued to Roy Joseph Durbin, Jr., reads in English and French: “In heartfelt appreciation and recognition of your significant contribution to the journey and success of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.” Also includes a Vancouver Olympics souvenir ski jumping bib, which is framed to an overall size of 22 x 26. In overall fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Olympic Memorabilia
  • Dates: #613 - Ended July 22, 2021