Final performance costume worn by Rosalind Wong, Sydney 2000 Olympic Marching Band, Sydney Olympic Games, 2000

Object Type
Clothing or accessories/Clothing/General uniform
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Outfit consisting of japara (jacket), hat and a pair of shoes. Front body of japara is white, with blue sections at collar, shoulder overlay and pocket flaps, and red elbow patches. Body of reverse of japara is red with a central blue section. Blue flaps attached to japara with stud buttons at reverse and at cuffs. Hat is cream coloured and Drizabone brand. A silver coloured representation of the Olympic rings in the form of a large pin is fastened to the front of the hat. Crown of hat is encircled by a plaited leather cord on brim. The wearer's name is written in black texta on sticker on inside of hat. Shoes are black and Dinkles brand. The wearer's name is written in texta on the inner sole of each shoe.
1 - Japara (jacket): H: 1210 W: 490 D: 85mm (H: 47 5/8 W: 19 5/16 D: 3 3/8")
2 - Akubra: H: 110 W: 334 D: 377mm (H: 4 5/16 W: 13 1/8 D: 14 13/16")
3 - Left shoe: H: 105 W: 90 D: 262mm (H: 4 1/8 W: 3 9/16 D: 10 5/16")
Associated Person
Date Used
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Credit Line
Kindly donated by Rosalind Wong




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