Detached pocket from a blazer, featuring an embroidered Australian coat of arms on a dark green background. The coat of arms consists of a shield divided into six fields, surmounted by a striped bar and a star, flanked by a kangaroo and emu, with wattle compartment underneath. The motto "AUSTRALIA" is stitched in a scroll below. Below the shield are the Olympic rings, and stitched in yellow below that is text, "OLYMPIC GAMES 1960".
0 - Whole: H: 150 W: 134 D: 2mm (H: 5 7/8 W: 5 1/4 D: 1/16")
0 - Whole: H: 305 W: 285mm (H: 12 W: 11 1/4")
Judy Patching; 04 Jan 1917; 13 Feb 2009
Australian Olympic Team 1960
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Julius Patching