Embroidered mount with medallion, cufflinks and pins - worn by Jack Newman, 1924 Olympic Games

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Badge
Date Used
Circa 1924
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Small mid-green coloured velvet fabric covered mount with two gold-coloured cufflinks either side of an oval shaped medallion on green and yellow cord above three stick pins. Above mounted objects embroidered in gold-coloured thread is text, "J.H.NEWMAN". In same style of embroidery below objects, "PARIS 1924". The green velvet fabric is adhered to free standing board with swing-arm support. Back of cufflinks are on back of mount holding cufflinks in position. Handwritten on the back of mount in black ink is text, "JACK H.NEWMAN / OLYMPIAN PARIS / 1924".
0 - Whole: H: 205 W: 134 D: 6mm (H: 8 1/16 W: 5 1/4 D: 1/4")
Date Used
Circa 1924
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Registration No
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Sue Millar and Jill Holt



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