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April Day 1: Minnesota Art and History

Wed, Apr 27, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1

US Olympic Festival 1990 Torch, Medal, and Award

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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Torch, medal, and donor plaque for the 1990 US Olympic Festival, held in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The festival, which ran from 1978-1995, was designed to help American athletes hone their competition skills and compete with their Soviet counterparts in international competitions. The 1990 festival attracted over 3,000 athletes from across the United States, including Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Shaquille O'Neal.
Provenance: From the collection of Rodney Sanford and Julie Wallace, Minnesota

Torch; Height: 24 in x diameter: 5 1/4 in. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email condition@revereauctions.com with any condition questions.