GRENOBLE 1968 Олимпийские игры, олимпийские медали
Олимпиада GRENOBLE 1968
Лицевая сторона медали
Обратная сторона медали
On the obverse, the official emblem designed by Roger Excoffon.
On the reverse, the pictogram of the relevant discipline, also designed by Roger Excoffon.
The process used was a photographic transfer onto acid-impregnated steel. The engraving and finishing work was done by the Coins and Medals Administration in Paris.
For the first time in the history of the Olympic Games, a medal was made for each discipline. In accordance with article 43 of the Olympic Regulations, the first and second place medals were made of 925/000 standard silver. The winners' medal was covered with six grams of pure gold.