Winner’s or Prize Medals

1972 Munich Gold, Silver, Bronze Medals

1972 Munich Summer Winner's Medal, 1972 Munich Summer Prize Medals

In 1972 Munich moves away from the traditional image used on the reverse of the medal, and typically from this point medals feature an image unique to the host city or recognizing the official logo for that Olympics.

Obverse (front): Nike holds a victory crown and palm frond in front of a Classical facade.

Reverse: Castor and Pollux, mythic twins

Designer: Giuseppe Cassioli (front) / Gerhard Marcks (reverse)
Weight: 102g
Diameter: 66mm
Thickness: 6.5mm
Quantity: 364

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