The collection includes some very rare items, such as unpublished photos from the time of the first torchbearers from the Olympic Flame Lighting Ceremony in Olympia, the priestess??? outfit as worn at the Olympic Flame Lighting Ceremony in the 1950???s, and even the authentic Lekythos (The original Ceramic Bowl/???urn??? used in the lighting ceremony) with which the High Priestess gave the Holy Light from the opening ceremony in Olympia to the Olympic Games in Athens 2004.
Virtual Museum of Olympic Summer Games collector pieces, memorabilias, rare items and important facts and Information.
A Very interesting and helpful site! Specially on Olympic Official Reports the greate pation of the owner Juergen Wagner!
This is the personal web site of Catherine Salaun showing her Olympic pin collection. The principal goal is to illustrate the Olympic Games of Albertville which took place in France in 1992, through her own collection. You will also find other Olympic collectables, includingOlympic participant medals, entry tickets, daily programs and mascots.
You will find here a detailed presentation of the olympic programs since their renovation, in 1896, with images of the personal collection of Marc Boucher presented in different philatelic exhibitions.These have been collected for more than forty years and, as a whole, represents a unique set which has been regularly awarded in international competitions. You will also find other Olympic collectables, including Olympic participant medals, entry tickets, daily programs and mascots.