Commemorative Medal
Lot 52
Commemorative Medal
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
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1896 Olympics Athens, commemorative medal Nikephoros Lytras (1832-1904)
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Commemorative Medal
The commemorative medal designed by Nikephoros Lytras (1832-1904), of circular for, depicting Nike, the Goddess of victory, seated and holding a laurel wreath over a phoenix emerging from flames with the Acropolis in the background, to the reverse with "International Olympic Games, Athens 1896", 50mm. in diameter

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