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  • Winner’s medal Oslo 1952

    Winner’s medal Oslo 1952

    On the reverse of the medal is the inscription “De VI. Olympiske / Vinterleker / Oslo 1952”, as well as the pictogram of Oslo City Hall and three snow crystals ©IOC
    Monday, January 4, 2010 2:31 PM | Photo
  • Winter Games Oslo 1952 Medal

    Winter Games Oslo 1952 Medal

    On the obverse, 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 OYLMPIQUES". On the reverse, designed by Knut Yran, included the inscription ”DE VI. OLYMPISKE VINTERLEKER OSLO 1952” complemented by the pictogramme of the Oslo Town Hall and three snowflakes.
    Thursday, February 14, 1952 2:30 PM | Photo
  • Relay Oslo 1952

    Relay Oslo 1952

    Olympic Flame is carried by the last torchbearer, Eigil Nansen (NOR), the grandson of the famous explorer, Fridtjof Nansen ©IOC
    Wednesday, January 6, 2010 2:26 PM | Photo
  • Lighting of the cauldron (Oslo 1952)

    Lighting of the cauldron (Oslo 1952)

    High point of the Opening Ceremony: Eigil Nansen (NOR) lights the Olympic cauldron ©Hulton Archive
    Wednesday, January 6, 2010 2:42 PM | Photo
  • WAAKJ008

    WAAKJ008

    Oslo 1952-ERIKSEN Stein (NOR) 6th.
    Thursday, January 31, 1952 11:00 PM | Photo
  • VAAEV012

    VAAEV012

    Oslo 1952-JOCHUM-BEISER Trude (AUT) 1st.
    Thursday, January 31, 1952 11:00 PM | Photo
  • WAAKJ001

    WAAKJ001

    Oslo 1952-The German bobsleigh (FRG) 1st.
    Thursday, January 31, 1952 11:00 PM | Photo
  • WAAJI008

    WAAJI008

    Oslo 1952-Cross-country skiers in the forest.
    Monday, December 31, 1951 11:00 PM | Photo
  • RAAKW058

    RAAKW058

    Oslo 1952-50 km free-HAKULINEN Veikko (FIN) 1st.
    Monday, February 18, 1952 11:00 PM | Photo
  • RAAKW057

    RAAKW057

    Oslo 1952-Figure skating-BUTTON Dick (USA) 1st.
    Monday, February 18, 1952 11:00 PM | Photo
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