One of 14 boxes of Brymay Redheads matchsticks kept inside metal biscuit tin, each depicting an olympic event - Discus (2), Running, Hockey, Shooting, Long Jump, Javelin, Fencing, Sailing, Cycling, Diving, Hammer Throw, Walking, Torch Relay. This box represents javelin.
0 - Whole: H: 52 W: 37 D: 18mm (H: 2 1/16 W: 1 7/16 D: 11/16")
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Hilmar Ronnedal