Australian Olympic Team hat band believed to have been worn by Lilly Beaurepaire at the 1920 Antwerp Olympic Games. Dark green woven cloth with yellow embroidered wreath at one end. Text inside wreath reads: "AUSTRALIA" One end of band tapers to point with two metal clips at tip. The blunt end is hemmed and has two metal clips stitched into hem.
0 - Whole: H: 635 W: 50 D: 3mm (H: 25 W: 1 15/16 D: 1/8")
Lily Beaurepaire; 15 Sep 1892; 24 Nov 1979
Australian Olympic Team 1920
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Beaurepaire