Opening Ceremony Flag -United States
- ID # 21546
- Current bid: £8,005.00
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- Closes: 06 September 2012
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The Parade of Nations flag-bearing honour for the U.S.A. fell to 2x Olympic Champion fencer Mariel Zagunis, during the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony celebrations.
Pride and prestige are distilled in this Official standard carried by this esteemed Olympian, and symbolising the honour of a truly great Games nation.
The unique tradition of the Opening Ceremony is captured in this artefact: This authentic piece of Olympic history comes with an Official Sporting Memorabilia hologram and Certificate of Authenticity.
This item will be authenticated, collected, packaged and dispatched following the end of the Games.
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This item will be converted into an official Olympic memorabilia artefact that will be cherished for generations.
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