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Melbourne 1956 Olympic Torch

Updated:2007-04-15
Melbourne 1956 Olympic Torch

It was designed with reference to the model of torch of the 1948 London Games. On the base of the chalice-shaped top part, the Olympic rings and inscription "XVI Olympiad Melbourne 1956".

The torch for the equestrian competitions in Stockholm from the same year had a similar form.

(Credit: IOC. Click here for further information.)

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