Framed Australian Olympic Team Blazer pocket - 1924 Paris Olympic Games

Object Type
Clothing or accessories/Clothing/General uniform/Blazer/Pocket
Date Used
1924
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Brief Description
Framed pocket from Australian Olympic Team blazer; features embroidered coat of arms on very dark green wool fabric; worn during the 1924 Paris Olympic Games. Cream textured mount; white enamel painted frame with glass; framers stamp on back, faded. Handwritten inscription in marker pen on verso: "BELONGING TO. / J.H. NEWMAN. / OLYMPIAN 1924. PARIS."
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 150 W: 170 D: 24mm (H: 5 7/8 W: 6 11/16 D: 15/16")
Date Used
1924
Location
In storage
Registration No
2000.3647.5
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Sue Millar and Jill Holt

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