GREECE - 1906, OLYMPIC GAMES - SILVER PARTICIPATION MEDAL
Silver plated participation medal from the Olympic Games in Athens in1906. It is the same medal as the one for 1896 with the addition of a label incribed 1906.
Obv. Victory seated holding laurel wreath and eagle below. The Akropolis on top in the background.
ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΟΙ ΑΓΩΝΕΣ 776 π.χ.- 1896 and below ΑΘΗΝΑΙ
Rev. Within laurel wreath the following incripion.
* ΔΙΕΘΝΕΙΣ ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑΚΟΙ ΑΓΩΝΕΣ ΑΘΗΝΗΣΙ 1906
Silver plated medal. Engraver Nikiforos Lytras. Issued by W.PITTNER WIEN. 50mm, 58,2gr.