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Uruguay - 1924 Olympic Football Champions
These stamps were issued by Uruguay to commemorate their Olympic gold medal in the Paris Olympic Football Tournament of 1924. They were the first stamps issued anywhere in the World to celebrate the game of football. The image depicts the Winged Victory of Samothrace which is an ancient sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike.
Football at the 1924 Summer Olympics

Uruguay - 1924 Olympic Football Champions

These stamps were issued by Uruguay to commemorate their Olympic gold medal in the Paris Olympic Football Tournament of 1924. They were the first stamps issued anywhere in the World to celebrate the game of football. The image depicts the Winged Victory of Samothrace which is an ancient sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike.

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