A plain, brown leather suitcase, with metal locking clasps and handle. Suitcase was used by Doris Carter during the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. Carter performed in High Jump, and was Australia's first female Olympic field athlete. Carter's initials 'D.J.C.' are impressed in gold across the top of the lid.
0 - Whole: H: 120 W: 450 D: 265mm (H: 4 3/4 W: 17 11/16 D: 10 7/16")
Doris Carter; 05 Jan 1912; 28 Jul 1999
Australian Olympic Team 1936
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doris Carter OBE