The Frank Findlay Trophy for Mens Gymnastic Champion Teams 1950-1973

Object Type
Trophies and awards/Trophy/Decorative/Cup
Date Used
1950-1973
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Brief Description
Silver plated Frank Findlay trophy awarded for Australian Men's Gymnastics. The trophy is tall and flute-shaped with high arching handles with cylindrical ends. Inscription on one side of cup, engraved, "THE FRANK FINDLAY TROPHY/for/MENS/AUSTRALIAN GYMNASTIC CHAMPION TEAMS". The cup surmounts a large, wooden, brown painted base to which is affixed 24 silver plated shields for the years 1950-73 and the name of the winning Australian state, winning team and captain.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 480 W: 245 D: 245mm (H: 18 7/8 W: 9 5/8 D: 9 5/8")
Media/Materials
Associated Person
Date Used
1950-1973
Location
In storage
Registration No
1998.3402.6
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Australian Gymnastic Federation

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