Four blue and green admission tickets to the Main Stadium (M.C.G.) on 22 November, 1956, to watch the Opening Ceremony for the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Each ticket features the design of a flaming torch, and the image of a male torch bearer in front of the Olympic Rings and a map of Australia. The seat numbers of the tickets are [Section] C2, Row BB, Seat 19, and, [Section] D1, Row R, Seats 8, 9, and 10. Diagram of Stadium seating arrangements features across the back of each ticket.
0 - Whole: H: 90 W: 120 D: 1mm (H: 3 9/16 W: 4 3/4 D: 1/16")
Finlay McNab; 28 Sep 1914; 08 May 2004
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Fin McNab.