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Displaying 1 - 20 of 31 Lots in Category - OLYMPIC GAMES



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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


476

Small group with stoneware mug 'Australian Olympic Team, Montreal 1976'; Misha 1980 Moscow mascot brown bear by Dakin with original tag (20cm tall); plus Sam eagle 1984 Los Angeles mascot bisque ceramic figure (14cm tall). (Qty 3)

100.00

No longer available






477

Books including 'Olympia 1936' Volume 1; 'Tokyo Olympics Official Souvenir 1964'; 'XIII Olympic Winter Games Lake Placid 1980 Official Results'; 'Sverige Och OS - Olympiska Kommitte 75 ar'; 1994 Olympic Congress Guides in English & French. (Qty 26)

200.00

No longer available




478

Books including 'The Official Report of the Organizing Committee for the Games of the XVI Olympiad Melbourne 1956' [Melbourne, 1958]; 'Australia and the Olympic Games' by Harry Gordon [Brisbane, 1994]; 'Gold! An Olympic Celebration' by Gordon [Melbourne, 2008]. (Qty 6)

200.00

No longer available


479

Glasses collection mostly 1956 Melbourne with set of 6 coffee glasses in box; set of 6 small glasses; large glasses (4), Greig's Honey glasses (4), other 1956 glasses (5); plus 1964 Tokyo (6); 1968 Mexico (2); 1972 Munich (set of 6 in box); 1976 Montreal (3) & 1988 Seoul beer glasses (4). Mainly fine. (Qty 46)

300.00

$230.00




480

1896 Athens Olympics: 'The Olympic Games, BC776 - AD1896', published by Charles Beck [Athens, 1896] text in German & English, rebound in black leather (covers loose and spine missing). Ex Edwin Flack with his name on title page (part guillotined off when book bound).

300.00

$500.00








481

1936 Berlin Olympics: Group with 'Olympia 1936' in two volumes; postcards (2 with Olympic postmarks; 2 unused); Olympia-Berlin torch relay postcard; book 'Olympische Spiele Berlin 1936'; also photograph of 1932 India Olympic hockey team. (Qty 9)

150.00

$115.00




482

1936 Berlin Olympics: 'Olympia 1936' volume II, album of photos published by Cigaretten-Bilderdienst Altona-Bahrenfeld. Fair/Good condition.

40.00

$30.00








483

1948 London Olympics: 'British Olympic Association Official Report of the Olympic Games 1948'; 'A Pictorial Souvenir of the Olympic Games London 1948'; plus a Japanese book with olympic results 1896-1948. (Qty 3)

60.00

No longer available


484

1948 London Olympics: 'The Official Report of the Organising Committee for the XIV Olympiad (London 1948)' edited by Lord Burghley [London, 1951], 580 pages. Fair/Good condition.

200.00

$150.00




485

1948 London Olympics: Movie poster, 'J.Arthur Rank presents, XIV OLYMPIAD, The Glory of Sport. Filmed entirely in Magnificent Technicolor, Produced by Castleton Jnight. Specially Flown to Australia by QEA and BOAC'. Printed by WE Smith Ltd, Sydney, size 38x50cm. (Three small holes at top). A similar poster sold in our November 2018 Sports auction for $420.

250.00

$190.00






486

1952 Helsinki Olympics: 'Suuri Olympiakirja' by Martti Jukola [Helsinki, 1952], 312 pages; plus 'United States 1952 Olympic Book' edited by Bushnell [New York, 1953], 450 pages. Fair/Good condition (latter book with some water damage). (Qty 2)

100.00

No longer available


487

1956-2000 Olympics group: 1956 Melbourne photograph of MCG during Opening Ceremony with 5 signatures including John Landy, Merv Lincoln, Ian Browne & Judy Patching; stoneware mug 'Australian Olympic Team, Montreal 1976'; Misha 1980 Moscow mascot brown bear (20cm tall); 1984 Los Angeles Sam eagle mascot bisque ceramic figure (14cm tall); 2000 Sydney "Australian Olympic Legend - Dawn Fraser" DNA Authenticated Collector Pins, set of 5 pins in case & "Australian Olympic Legend - Murray Rose" DNA Authenticated Collector Pins, set of 5 pins in case.. (Qty 7 items)

100.00

No longer available




488

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Library of books (11) & magazines (5), including 'Sport in Czechoslovakia' signed by Emil Zatopek [Prague, 1956]; 'Comitetul Olimpic Romin' book in shape of Olympic rings [Bucharest, 1956]; 'Die Olympischen Spiele 1956' [Stuttgart, 1957]; 'Olympische Spiele 1956' by Lechenperg [Munchen, 1957]; 'XVI Olympiade 1956 - Olympische Reiterspiele 1956 in Stockholm' [Frankfurt, 1956]; 'The Modern Olympic Games' by Mezo [Budapest, 1956]. Mainly Good condition. (Qty 16)

200.00

$150.00




489

1956 Melbourne Olympics: OLYMPIC GAMES/ MELBOURNE/ 22 Nov - 8 Dec/ 1956', small size poster (33x50cm), designed by Richard Beck. Fair condition (some horizontal creases and small edge fault at right).

100.00

$90.00












490

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Tickets for Basketball for Nov.23 (2 consecutive); Nov.24 (3 consecutive); Nov.28 (2 consecutive) & Nov.29 (4 consecutive). Some tickets with faults or staining. (Qty 11)

200.00

No longer available


491

1956 Melbourne Olympics: 'Olympic Games Souvenir Card' x 60, showing view of MCG & 'XVIth Olympiad'. (Qty 60)

120.00

$90.00




492

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Collection of small figurines (14) sold as souvenirs, including athletes (2), torch runner (2), javelin, discus throw (3), swimming (2), boxing (2), fencing & weightlifting. Each on a small stand with 'Olympic Games/1956 - Melbourne'. Collection housed in Griffiths Sweets 1956 Olympics tin.Generally fine condition and very cute! (Qty 15)

300.00

$360.00






493

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Collection with ceramic cigarette box with Melbourne Olympics logo; plates (2); ceramic wall plaque (repaired); ashtrays collection (19) with ashtrays made from ceramic, mulga wood, metal, silver plate, plastic & bakelite; also ashtrays from 1962 Perth Games (2), 1964 Tokyo & 1972 Munich (2); Myer ashtray & coasters (4). {The 1956 organizing committee's HQ was in the Myer building}. (Qty 32)

300.00

No longer available




494

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Ephemera group (25 items) with brochures, guides, maps (3 different), serviettes (2), 'Melbourne - the Olympic City' folders of drawings by Harry Hudson (3), 'Wardrop' clothing box; also collection of 1948-96 sports/olympics magazines (34). (Qty Total 59)

100.00

$75.00




495

1956 Melbourne Olympics: Collection of ladies silk scarves, range of designs and sizes. Beautiful group. (Qty 10)

150.00

$115.00




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