Lot #7115
Sarajevo 1984 Winter Olympics IOC Session Badge for TV

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Uncommon French International Olympic Committee (CIO) session badge for TV from the 87th IOC Session held following the Sarajevo 1984 Winter Olympics in March 1984. The silver-tone badge, 31 mm x 38 mm, 18 gm, features the raised Olympic rings and Sarajevo Games logo with upper text: "CIO, 87eme Session." A yellow ribbon extends an additional 63 mm. Made at the IKOM medal factory in Zagreb. In fine condition. Decisions at the 87th IOC meeting included extending the Calgary 1988 Games to 16 days, adding curling, freestyle skiing, and short-track speed-skating to the program, and modifying the opening and closing ceremonies for the Los Angeles 1984 Games.

Auction Info

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