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  • Winter Games Squaw Valley 1960 Medal

    Winter Games Squaw Valley 1960 Medal

    On the obverse, the profile of a young woman and, in the background, that of a young man, symbolizing the youth of America and the world. Surrounded by the inscription “VIII OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES”. The reverse remained sober, with the Olympic rings, with the motto "CITIUS ALTIUS FORTIUS" surrounding the top half. The space in the middle of the bottom half was reserved for the name of the sport, in accordance with the rule of the Olympic Charter in force at that time.
    Thursday, February 18, 1960 3:00 PM | Photo
  • Fencing - Thomas Bach

    Fencing - Thomas Bach

    Thomas Bach FRG facing Fabio Dal Zotto ITA (left) at the World Fencing Championships 1977 in Buenos Aires. Buenos Aires, Argentina, 14 July 1977.
    Thursday, July 14, 1977 8:00 PM | Photo
  • Diving Women's Synchronised 3m Springboard

    Diving Women's Synchronised 3m Springboard

    Tania Cagnotto and Francesca Dallape of Italy compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised 3m Springboard Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 6, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Diving Women's Synchronised 3m Springboard

    Diving Women's Synchronised 3m Springboard

    Tania Cagnotto and Francesca Dallape of Italy competes in the Women's Diving Synchronised 3m Springboard Final on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 6, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Diving - 3m Springboard Women

    Diving - 3m Springboard Women

    Tania Cagnotto of Italy competes in the Women's Diving 3m Springboard Final on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 13, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Diving - 3m Springboard Women

    Diving - 3m Springboard Women

    Tania Cagnotto of Italy competes in the Women's Diving 3m Springboard Final on Day 9 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 14, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Saturday, August 13, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Canoe Sprint - Kayak Double 200m Men

    Canoe Sprint - Kayak Double 200m Men

    Saul Craviotto and Cristian Toro of Spain celebrate after winning gold in the Men's Kayak Double 200m Final at the Lagoa Stadium on Day 13 of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games on August 18, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Wednesday, August 17, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Winner’s medal Squaw Valley 1960

    Winner’s medal Squaw Valley 1960

    The design of the reverse of the medal is notable for its sobriety: the Olympic rings at the centre, surrounded by the Olympic motto “citius ∙ altius ∙ fortius”. A space was left on the lower part of the medal to be able to engrave the name of the discipline in which the medal was won ©IOC
    Tuesday, January 5, 2010 7:52 AM | Photo
  • Summer Games Stockholm 1956 Medal

    Summer Games Stockholm 1956 Medal

    On the obverse, the ancient horse and rider emblem of the Equestrian Games in Stockholm accompanied by the specific inscription “XVI OLYMPIADENS RYTTARTAVLINGAR 1956 STOCKHOLM” . The obverse was designed by John Sjösvard. On the reverse, the Olympic rings with a superimposed torch, a composition based on the design by the Greek artist Vasos Falireas (1905-1979) and approved by the International Olympic Committee. In the background "OLYMΓIA". Around the design, the motto "CITIUS ALTIUS FORTIUS" and the inscription "JEUX OLYMPIQUES".
    Thursday, November 22, 1956 3:09 PM | Photo
  • AAADH103

    AAADH103

    Tokyo 1964-Opening ceremony, display board announcing the motto of Pierre de Coubertin.
    Friday, October 9, 1964 10:00 PM | Photo
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