Gymnastics costume, 1954 Royal Visit Children's Display

Object Type
Clothing or accessories/Clothing/Costume/Dress
Date Used
04 Mar 1954
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Object Detail

Brief Description
Royal blue cotton dress, uniform worn for a gymnastics performance during the Royal Visit Children's Display at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1954. Sleeveless dress with a square neck and metal side zipper; bands of red and white fabric are sewn around bottom of skirt. A white label is sewn into the back, on which the name "J. HILL" is printed in blue ball point pen.
0 - Whole: H: 820 W: 760 D: 10mm (H: 32 5/16 W: 29 15/16 D: 3/8")
Date Used
04 Mar 1954
Place Used
In storage
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Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Joy Allsopp (nee Hill).



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