Olympic blazer, tailored dark yellow wool and polyester, with bulky shoulder pads and thin epaulets held in place with small gold buttons. Blazer features two flat gold buttons on each side of the front, two smaller buttons on each cuff, and a light yellow inner lining. Stitching on left breast pocket reads "SEOUL/ 1988", below an Australian Coat of Arms and coloured Olympic Rings. Two lower pockets unadorned. Worn by Shirley Strickland, 1988.
H: 720 W: 1000mm (H: 28 3/8 W: 39 3/8")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.