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Sell or Auction Your 1984 Olympics Torch Los Angeles for up to Over $3,000 or More at Nate D. Sanders Auctions

FREE VALUATION. To buy, auction, sell or consign your 1984 Olympics torch Los Angeles that is for sale, please email Nate@NateDSanders.com or call Nate D. Sanders Auctions (http://www.NateDSanders.com) office at (310) 440-2982.

1984 Olympics Torch Los Angeles Sold

Los Angeles, California hosted the Summer Olympics of 1984 and brought together over 6,800 athletes from 140 nations. Synchronised swimming, rhythmic gymnastics and women’s cycling road race made their Olympic debut at the 1984 Games. The 1984 Olympic torch relay was the first to charge torchbearers a fee for participation and consisted of over 3,600 participants who helped raise almost $11 million for charities. The relay route covered about 9,300 miles of the U.S. and decathlete and actor Rafer Johnson was the final torchbearer who lit the cauldron.

We at Nate D. Sanders Auctions sold a torch from the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics for $3,049. Please see details below:

Olympic Torch From the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games — Inscribed With Olympic Motto

Olympic Torch from the 1984 Los Angeles summer games, inscribed with the Olympic motto: ”Citius, Altius, Fortius” (Faster, Deeper, More). These games are best remembered for Carl Lewis winning four gold medals and Mary Lou Retton becoming an American sensation by capturing the gymnastics all-around competition. Torch is constructed of spun aluminum with an antique brass finish and light grey leather handle. Wrapped around the top bowl along with three brass bands, is an image of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, where track and field events were held. The center band reads: ”Games of the XXXIIIrd Olympiad / Los Angeles 1984”. Metal which caps the end of the handle bears an LAOOC 1983 copyright stamp and is also marked ”Turner Ind., Inc. / Irwindale, CA.” Torch burns wind-resistant propane lasting up to 50 minutes. Measures 22” and weighs two pounds, four ounces. From the Ken Kragen Collection. Light dings to upper portion and light wear to leather, else fine. Sold for $3,049.

1984 Olympics torch Los Angeles
Olympic Torch From the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games — Inscribed With Olympic Motto. Click to enlarge.

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