Olympic Games

The Gustaf V. Olympic Medal

Olympic Games 1912 Stockholm

 
  The Gustaf V. Olympic Medal.

H. M. King Gustaf V ordered a medal to be struck in memory
of the Olympic Games of Stockholm, 1912, to be worn on the left
breast, like the insignia of the Swedish Orders of Knighthood.
H. M. the King has been graciously pleased to present this medal
to the members of the Swedish and foreign Royal families; to the
members of the International and the Swedish Olympic Committee;
to the official representatives of the various nations; to the members
of the special committees; to the leading officials, and to the Swedish
prize-winners at the Games

(Source document: Official Report Stockholm 1912, page 164)


 
king gustav medal olympic games 1912 stockholm
king gustav medal olympic games 1912 stockholm


H.M. KING GUSTAV´s  MEDAL IN MEMORY
OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES OF sTOCKHOLM 1912