Square handkerchief from the 1956 Olympics mounted in a black frame with glass front. Design divides the item into four squares containing the respective images: a white background with the logo of the '56 Olympics and charts of events and locations; a map of Australia with a torch coming out of Melbourne with a kangaroo at each corner; a sketch of the MCG on green background; and a map of Melbourne marked with road and railways.
0 - Whole: H: 510 W: 407mm (H: 20 1/16 W: 16")
22 Nov 1956-08 Dec 1956
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Bronwyn & Jay Bull.