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Socks - Queen's Baton Relay, 15 Mar 2006 Object Reg. No: HT 12848

Summary:
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.
Description:
Pair of white socks, ankle length, ribbed around mouth.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Landy, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 10.5 cm (Width), 25 cm (Length)

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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
Tertiary Classification: uniforms
Place & Date Used: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 Mar 2006
User: Mr John Landy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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