Olympic wreath

Fischer 1866 (Sheet 37) | Michel 2013 (Sheet 41) | Scott B120 | Year of issue 1970 | People's Republic of Poland

Sheet 37
The stamp shows the glory horse (a drawing by Zygmunt Kamiński), the emblem of the Olympic Academy
The sheet displays the olympic medal, created by Stanisław Sikora


A wreath, in this case, is a medal placed around the neck of someone to honour him.


Wawrzyn olimpijski = Olympic wreath.

Relevant pages

Fischer 1863-1865


Polish poster art (www.theartofposter.com)
Culture of Poland
Olympic Games