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  • Summer Games Los Angeles 1932 Medal

    Summer Games Los Angeles 1932 Medal

    On the obverse, the traditional goddess of victory, holding a palm in her left hand and a winner’s crown in her right. A design used since the 1928 Games in Amsterdam , created by Florentine artist Giuseppe Cassioli (ITA - 1865-1942) and chosen after a competition organised by the International Olympic Committee in 1921. For these Games, the figure of victory is accompanied by the specific inscription: " Xth OLYMPIAD LOS ANGELES 1932 ". On the reverse, an Olympic champion carried in triumph by the crowd, with the Olympic stadium in the background.
    Saturday, July 30, 1932 1:00 PM | Photo
  • Winner’s medal Los Angeles 1932

    Winner’s medal Los Angeles 1932

    The reverse of the medal shows an athlete carried in triumph after a victory. This motif would be used on the reverse of Olympic medals for the Summer Games until 1968, after which a different reverse was created for the 1972 Munich Games ©IOC
    Wednesday, January 13, 2010 8:31 AM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-Competitor.
    Thursday, December 31, 1931 11:00 PM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-Japanese competitor.
    Thursday, December 31, 1931 11:00 PM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-General view.
    Friday, July 29, 1932 10:00 PM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-JORDAN Olga (GER) 4th.
    Thursday, December 31, 1931 11:00 PM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-MIEZ Georges (SUI) 2nd.
    Thursday, December 31, 1931 11:00 PM | Photo
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    Los Angeles 1932-PHILLIPS Alfred (CAN) 7th.
    Thursday, December 31, 1931 11:00 PM | Photo
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