Colour slide printed on plastic with a square, card surround. The picture shows the Melbourne Cricket Ground during the 1956 Olympic Games. The viewpoint is from the west of the stadium, looking over the playing field and running track, with the Southern Stand spanning the right side. Near the spectators in the foreground is an athlete wearing a red vest, identified as Russian runner Vladimir Kuts.
H: 50 W: 50 D: 1mm (H: 1 15/16 W: 1 15/16 D: 1/16")
Vladimir Kuts; 07 Feb 1927; 16 Aug 1975
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by The McEwen Family