Description

    1948 St. Moritz Winter Olympics Participation Medal Attributed to Pete Leichnitz. Rare bronze medal features symbolic Victory figure and mountain range on obverse, Olympic rings and legend on verso. Designed by Wiederkehr. Diameter is 40 mm., weight 25 g. Medal presents as NRMT in original presentation case. Attributed to Pete Leichnitz who won a gold medal in ice hockey at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz.

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    This lot is in: 3 - Sports Collectibles Session
    (Lots 82741-83861) - 10:00 PM Central Time, Saturday, November 18, 2017.
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