Olympic Participation Medal: XV Summer Olympiad

1977.01.0725B

Photo of Olympic Participation Medal: XV Summer Olympiad

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Olympic Participation Medal: XV Summer Olympiad   (1977.01.0725B)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Communication Artifacts : Personal Symbols : Achievement Symbols
Artist/Maker Made by Kauko Räsänen, Finnish medallic artist in 1951
Geographic Location Europe, East, Finland, Helsinki
Period/Date 1952
Culture Finnish

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 5.4 cm
Dimension 2 (Depth) 0.6 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 76 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Striking, Incising
Munsell Color Information Moderate Yellow (2.5Y 8/8) -Light gold coloration. Dark Yellow (2.5Y 6/6) -Darker gold coloration.

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Avery Brundage Collection
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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