1920 Antwerp Olympic Games bronze participation medallion, presented to Lily Beaurepaire

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Medal
Date Used
1920
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Brief Description
Bronze coloured participation medallion presented to Lily Beaurepaire (swimmer) at the Olympic Games in Antwerp in 1920. Obverse features Nike (Godess of Victory) standing crowning three victorious athletes. Reverse features a flying Nike crowning a charioteer in a big (2 horse chariot). Inscription reads "VIITH OLYMPIADE - ANVERS".
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 90 W: 90 D: 5mm (H: 3 9/16 W: 3 9/16 D: 3/16")
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Date Used
1920
Location
On display
Registration No
1986.813.1
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doreen Beaurepaire

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