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Socks - Queen's Baton Relay, 15 Mar 2006 Reg. No: HT 12848
- Pair of white socks worn as part of a track suit outfit by Governor John Landy during the Opening Ceremony of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on 15 March 2006. He was the final baton relay participant after its journey across the Commonwealth, and passed the baton to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
- Pair of white socks, ankle length, ribbed around mouth.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr John Landy, 2006
|Dimensions:||10.5 cm (Width), 25 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||commonwealth games melbourne 2006, queen s baton relay, sport, victorian state governors|
|Themes this item is part of:||Queen's Baton - Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games, Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony - Overview, Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||Public Events|
|Secondary Classification:||Commonwealth Games - Melbourne 2006|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 Mar 2006|
|User:||Mr John Landy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
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