Struck bronze medal commemorating the 1980 Olympics, in plastic wallet.(obverse) Nude athlete standing to front, right arm raised and holding laurel branch.
(reverse) Eagle perched on Olympic symbol of five connecting rings.
- Made in: Poland
- Diameter: 72 millimetres
Inscription ContentPOLSKI KOMTET OLIMPIJSKI
Inscription ContentIGRZY SKA OLIMPIJSKIE MOSKWA 1980 LAKE PLACID
Not on display
- Named in inscription: Moscow
- (Europe,Russia,Moscow Oblast,Moscow)
- Associated Event: Olympic Games Moscow 1980
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Object reference number: CME234197
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