Diploma, made of two pieces of card joined with a red cloth binding strip. The right side features the words "Dyplom/ Shirley De La Hunty/ I/ bieg na 100m. kobiet 11.3", with a small card 'medal' attached to the lower edge by a faded red ribbon. The left side features a black and white photograph of Shirley Strickland on the winner's rostrum, with Vera Neszmeyi (Hungary) second, and Zinaida Safronova (USSR) third. The outer cover features a black image of an athlete running with a tall building in the background, and red print underneath.
H: 285 W: 228mm (H: 11 1/4 W: 9")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.