The 1936 Garmisch Winners Medal (100mm) is, by far, the Largest Olympic Winners Medal ever awarded to a Victorious Olympian in Olympic History. In fact, it is 100% Larger than many of The Awarded Olympic Gold, Silver & Bronze Prize Medals.
The Featured Medal is ONE of ONLY 36 Bronze Medals ever awarded to Winning Athletes in the 1936 WInter Games held in Germany. It is in Near Mint Condition - with no nicks of any kind.
A VIVID CLOSE-UP OF THE LARGEST OLYMPIC WINNERS MEDAL EVER AWARDED TO A VICTORIOUS ATHLETE - (100MM) - THE 1936 OLYMPIAD - GARMISCH, GERMANY
In 1936, only German Photographers were even Admitted to the Venues, and only after Extensive Censorship by The Propaganda Ministry. This German Ministry determined what photographs were, according to only them, suitable for Publication in ALL International Newspapers and Magazines. It would be many years before the German People had back any Semblance of a Real Democracy.
THE OFFICIAL IVTH OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES POSTER - HELD FEBRUARY 6th-16th - 1936 - GARMISCH PARTENKIRCHEN- GERMANY
Two Major Stars of The 1936 Garmisch Winter Olympiad were Carl Schaefer of England and Sonia Heine of Norway. And The Swiss Excelled with their 1936 Medal Winning Bobsled Team.
AN IMPRESSIVE EARLY PHOTOGRAPH OF THE SWISS 1936 GRAMISCH OLYMPICS BOBSLED TEAM
For Many Years this Rare Olympic Winners Medal has been in The Raleigh DeGeer Amyx Collection (a.k.a.) The American Heritage Collection. As Mr. Amyx parts with various items in his Collection this Rare Medal will be made available. Interested parties should feel free to make personal contact and let their intentions to purchase be known. There is a Contact Form at the bottom of this page should you wish to make a comment of any kind at all.
HISTORIAN & COLLECTOR - RALEIGH DEGEER AMYX 2010
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