Olympic Games 1908 London

4th Olympiad


Sports: 24            National Teams: 22

Participation Medal

Olympic participation Medal 1908 London        Olympic participation Medal 1908 London

Diameter: 50,7 mm Design by: Bertram  Mackennal 
Weight: 60 gr Mint: Vaughton, England
Thickness: mm Participants: 2,184
Obverse: A Greek four-horsed chariot. Two men side by side: the driver and the judge, who is ready to reward the winning athlete the victory palm.
Reverse: Winged figure of Fame standing on globe between legend.

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The medal was struck in silver-gilt, silver, bronze and metal. The silver gilt, silver and bronze medals were offered to the officials and those who did not compete. A commemorative medal in metal was given to each participant with his competitors badge.

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Other Olympic Participation medals:

  • 1896Athens, Greece
  • 1900Paris, France
  • 1904St. Louis, USA
  • 1906Athens, Greece
  • 1908London, England
  • 1912Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1916cancelled
  • 1920Antwerp, Belgium
  • 1924Paris, France
  • 1928Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 1932Los Angeles, USA
  • 1936Berlin, Germany
  • 1940cancelled
  • 1944cancelled
  • 1948London, England
  • 1952Helsinki, Finland
  • 1956Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1956Melbourne, Australia
  • 1960Rome, Italy
  • 1964Tokyo, Japan
  • 1968Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1972Munich, Germany
  • 1976Montreal, Canada
  • 1980Moscow, Soviet Union
  • 1984Los Angeles, USA
  • 1988Seoul, South Korea
  • 1992Barcelona, Spain
  • 1996Atlanta, USA
  • 2000Sydney, Australia
  • 2004Athens, Greece
  • 2008Beijing, China
  • 2012London, England
  • 2016Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 2020Tokyo, Japan