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1920 Antwerp Summer Olympics Participation Medal

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The 1920 Summer Olympics (French: Les Jeux olympiques d'été de 1920), officially known as the Games of the VII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event in 1920 in Antwerp, Belgium. Offered here is a bronze participation medal, measuring 2.25" (60mm) dia. Designed by Pierre Theunis, the obverse features image of Nike standing before trio of victorious athletes w/wreath crown in her hands. Reverse features flying Victory crowning charioteer. Crafted by Coussemans of Belgium. Presented to all competing athletes in the 1920 Olympiad, these medals are among the most elusive early Olympic participation medals to find in high-grade condition today. This in excellent condition is extremely hard to find. Size: 60mm, Weight: 75g, Production: 6000, Participants: 2591. Suggested bid based on the outstanding condition is $500
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1920 Antwerp Summer Olympics Participation Medal

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 04, 2017
Starting Price $200
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