A Collection of Olympic Games Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 11th February 2015

Sold for £80

Estimate: £100 - £150

Olympic Games, Rome, 1960, a cast bronze Participant’s medal by E. Greco for Bertoni, naked female figure holding Olympic rings and torch, rev. stylised semi-abstract figure of athlete, 55mm (GV 141.2; BM Acq. 1978-82, p.102, 15; cf. DNW 122, 1682). Very fine; in original plastic case by Bertoni, Via Volta 7, Milano £100-150