Olive branches crown
Olive branch crown
A crown of leaves from the sacred olive tree.
The ancient victors of the Olympics received a crown made from Olive Leaves.
A crown of olive leafs.
Olive wreaths. they were honored greatly also
They got an olive leaf crown
they received a big leaf to wave around and a crown of olive leaves
In the ancient Olympic Games the winners got an olive wreath and palm branches. They also could have a life-size statue erected in their honour in Olympia.
As a symbol - no professional sportsmen doing it for money.
They competed naked. Winners got to wear an olive leaf headdress.