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Plaque - Australian Olympic Games Team Moscow & Lake Placid, Prue Acton, 1980 Object Reg. No: SH 942249

Summary:
This certificate was presented to the donor's company in recognition of her support of the Australian Team at the 1980 Summer and Winter Olympics in Moscow and Lake Placid.
Description:
Metal Olympics emblem and matching text mounted on a rectangular wooden plaque. Bronze coloured metal. Olympic rings are topped by two boomerangs. Label on the back.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Prue Acton, 1994
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 31.00 cm (Height), 2.50 cm (Width), 20.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: clothing, fashion, fashion design, fashion industry, olympic games moscow 1980, sport, making history - prue acton
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: awards
Inscriptions: Text embossed and engraved on metal plaque on front: 1980/ OLYMPIC GAMES/ MOSCOW/ 1980/ OLYMPIC GAMES/ LAKE PLACID/ PRESENTED TO/ PRUE ACTON/ IN GRATEFUL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF/ YOUR SUPPORT TO/ THE AUSTRALIAN/ OLYMPIC GAMES TEAM

Printed abel on back: [manufacturers details] by LEGA
Manufacturer: Lega, Balaclava, Victoria, Australia, 1980
Awarded By: Australian Olympic Games Committee, Australia, 1980
Awarded To: Prue Acton, Australia, 1980
References: RMIT Collection

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