1936 Berlin Olympics torch holder showing the torch relay route

1936 Berlin Olympics torch holder

This Olympic torch holder was used during the 1936 Berlin Olympics. It is engraved with the 1936 Olympics torch relay route from Olympia, Greece, to Berlin, Germany. 

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