Auction No. 19 (Closed)

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Gold Medal Collectibles (GMC) Auction No. 19 is closed. This auction consisted of 888 lots of Olympic memorabilia from around the world.

Olympic programs (Opening, Closing and Daily) from 1928 Amsterdam to 2014 Sochi, IOC Session badges and autographed memorabilia.  Participation Medals for Athletes and Volunteers for the following Games: 1912 Stockholm (Bronze) – given to dignitaries, 1924 Paris, 1928 Amsterdam, 1936 Berlin, 1952 Helsinki, 1956 Melbourne, 1960 Rome, 1964 Tokyo, 1968 Grenoble (2), 1968 Mexico City, 1976 Montreal, 1980 Moscow, 1984 Sarajevo – given to dignitaries and officials), 1984 Los Angeles, 1988 Seoul (Press), 1992 Barcelona, 1994 Lillehammer, 1996 Atlanta, 1998 Nagano (2), 2000 Sydney, 2002 Salt Lake City (Volunteer), 2004, Athens (2), 2006 Torino and 2008 Beijing.  Olympic torches from 1936 Berlin (copy), 1968 Mexico City and 1984 Los Angeles.  Posters from 1984 Los Angeles with original artists signatures (presented to members of the Olympic Games Organizing Committee.

Included in this auction were Official Reports for the following: 1896 Athens, 1932 Lake Placid, 1948 London, 1960 Squaw Valley, 1976 Montreal, 1984 Los Angeles, 1996 Atlanta, 1998 Nagano and 2008 Beijing.  Competitor Badges from 1924 Paris, 1964 Tokyo (2), 1976 Montreal and 1984 Sarajevo.  Diplomas, bid books, NOC pins, pin sets, mascots, spoons, plates, posters, tickets and much more.

The back cover of the catalog was dedicated to the 1896 Athens Summer Olympic Games.

Next Auction will be released in late Summer or early Fall 2016


Welcome to the web site of Gold Medal Collectibles, the most trusted name in the Olympic memorabilia collector community. Gold Medal Collectibles is owned and operated by Richard and Virginia Murray. We have been avid collectors for over a quarter of a century. We have been interviewed by Century Cable television, Canada’s Global television, CCTV – China, CNN, MSNBC and NBC-TV. We have invested many hours developing and participating in fundraiser programs for athletic organizations. We have written articles for publication, organized pin shows, and participated in an Olympic memorabilia consignment program with the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games Committee. In the process, we have met many wonderful people and have shared countless hours with other collectors sharing memories.

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