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    Saint-Moritz 1928-View of the ski-jump during the events, with the audience.
    Tuesday, January 31, 1928 11:00 PM | Photo
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    WAAHU026

    Saint-Moritz 1928-General view of the ice rink, duringa match. View of the mountains covered with snow.
    Saturday, December 31, 1927 11:00 PM | Photo
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    Saint-Moritz 1928-General view of the ice rink, duringa match. View of the mountains covered with snow.
    Saturday, December 31, 1927 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Summer Games Athens 1896 Medal

    Summer Games Athens 1896 Medal

    First place winners were awarded a silver medal, an olive branch and a diploma. Those in second place were given a bronze/cooper* medal, a branch of laurel and a diploma. The obverse side of the Athens medal has Zeus' face along with his hand holding a globe with the winged victory on it, with the inscription “ΟΛΥΜΓΙΑ". The reverse side had the Acropolis site with the inscription “ΔΙΕΘΝΕΙΣ · ΟΛΥΜΓΙΑΚΟΙ · ΑΓΩΝΕΣ ΕΝ · ΑΘΗΝΑΙΣ · 1896."
    Monday, April 6, 1896 8:27 AM | Photo
  • Winter Games St. Moritz 1928 Medal

    Winter Games St. Moritz 1928 Medal

    On the obverse, a skater with her arms spread out, surrounded by snow crystals. The reverse comprised of the Olympic rings at the top with the inscription “II. JEUX OLYMPIQUES D.HIVER ST.MORITZ 1928" underneath. On each side an olive branch.
    Saturday, February 11, 1928 3:00 PM | Photo
  • National Olympic Committee - Antigua and Barbuda

    National Olympic Committee - Antigua and Barbuda

    The Olympic Day. Parade with the flag of Antigua and Barbuda (ANT). If you wish to obtain these Images, please contact images@olympic.org
    Tuesday, January 24, 2012 3:00 PM | Photo
  • Leaping Lord

    Leaping Lord

    Lord David George Brownlow Cecil (1905 -1981), 6th Marquess of Exeter (centre) on his way to winning the Men's 400-Metre Hurdles and equalling the Olympic record of 53.4 seconds, at the Amsterdam games, 1928. For the race, Lord Burghley's mother had provided him with silk shorts to prevent chafing of the legs. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
    Saturday, December 31, 1927 11:00 PM | Photo
  • Summer Games Amsterdam 1928 Medal

    Summer Games Amsterdam 1928 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. For these Games, the figure of victory is accompanied by the specific inscription: “IXe OLYMPIADE AMSTERDAM 1928”. On the reverse, an Olympic champion carried in triumph by the crowd, with the Olympic stadium in the background.
    Thursday, May 17, 1928 12:30 PM | Photo
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    Saint-Moritz 1928-Ski jumping-Small jump-FEUZ Ernst (SUI) 8th.
    Friday, February 17, 1928 11:00 PM | Photo
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