Gold medal awarded to Betty Cuthbert as a member of the Australian Women's 4x100 yds relay team at the 1962 British Empire & Commonwealth Games in Perth. The medal features a royal crown, rectangular-link chain, and lettering 'VII BRITISH EMPIRE/ AND/ COMMONWEALTH/ GAMES/ PERTH/ WESTERN/ AUSTRALIA'. The reverse features a coat-of-arms, laurels and sprays of kangaroo paw, and engraved lettering 'ATHLETICS/ Women/ 4x110 yds./ Relay/ B. CUTHBERT/ Australia'.
H: 63 W: 56 D: 2mm (H: 2 1/2 W: 2 3/16 D: 1/16")
H: 395 W: 120 D: 2mm (H: 15 9/16 W: 4 3/4 D: 1/16")
Betty Cuthbert; 20 Apr 1938; 07 Aug 2017