#68 Champion Olympic Swimmer

Duke Paoa Kahanomoku, a native Hawaiian swimmer and five-time Olympic medalist, was considered to be the greatest freestyle swimmer in the world in his time. He also popularized the ancient Hawaiian sport of surfing. This silvered brass mounted in concave plastic, ca. 1920, features Kahanomoku swimming in a large body of water with hills and the sun in the background. Est. selling price is $100-200.