Envelope containing 1956 Olympic Games tickets, Myer Emporium Ltd

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Envelope
Date Used
22 Nov 1956-01 Dec 1956
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Brief Description
Envelope featuring three crests - of the Myer Emporium, the Melbourne Olympic Games, and the City of Melbourne - with printed text that reads 'THIS SOUVENIR ENVELOPE CONTAINS/ YOUR RESERVATIONS FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES'. Inside features a message from the Myer Emporium and an image of the Olympic Rings, printed text - 'XVI/ OLYMPIAD/ 1956/ MELBOURNE' - and two koalas. The reverse features the Myer crest.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 98 W: 162 D: 2mm (H: 3 7/8 W: 6 3/8 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
22 Nov 1956-01 Dec 1956
Location
In storage
Registration No
1999.3498.12
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by the Family of Alan Baker.

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