Gold-colored metal, ribbon
Medal: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Overall: 3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. ( 8.9 x 4.4 cm )
small white tag attached: hand written "1ST PLACE PENATHALON VICTORY FIELD QUEENS N.Y.C." on obverse "5 EVENTS BROAD JUMP JAVELIN 200 MTR RUN 60 METER"
Athletic gold medal with circular medal suspended from red, white and blue striped ribbon with pin back; image of a woman in a tunic with laurels in both hands seated on two shields on obverse, ring of garland on reverse; inscribed "CHAMPIONSHIP" on pin; engraved "METROPOLITAN ASSOCIATION OF THE AAU" on obverse; engraved "PENTAHLON '53" on reverse
Gift of Dolores Dwyer Duffy, Olympian
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