Hatband from Frank Laver's uniform for the Australian cricket team tour of England in 1909. The green, ribbed hatband with two gold stripes, features a highly embroidered coat-of-arms, and scrolls below with lettering, "ADVANCE AUSTRALIA", and date, "1909". Originally fastened to a hat by metal pins - still attached, one at each end of the band.
0 - Whole: H: 675 W: 60mm (H: 26 9/16 W: 2 3/8")
Frank Laver; 07 Dec 1869; 24 Sep 1919
Australian Cricket Team 1909
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Mr A A Graham