ATHENS 1896 Олимпийские игры, олимпийские медали
Олимпиада ATHENS 1896
Лицевая сторона медали
Обратная сторона медали
First place winners were awarded a silver medal, an olive branch and a diploma. Those in second place were given a copper medal, a branch of laurel and a diploma.
The obverse side of the medal has Zeus' face along with his hand holding a globe with the winged victory on it, with the caption in Greek "Olympia". The reverse side had the Acropolis site with the caption in Greek "International Olympic Games in Athens in 1896."