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    1936 Berlin & 1948 London Olympic Games Participation Medals Lot of 2. Highly collectible bronze relics were issued to athletes competing at the highest level of international amateur competition. The Berlin Olympics are best remembered for Jesse Owens' brave refutation of Adolf Hitler's twisted world view, while London was the first Games after a twelve-year hiatus brought about by the Second World War. Each medal exhibits only light handling wear, still effectively evoking the spirit of international camaraderie lost during the years in between.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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