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Blazer: Phyl Blackler 1966 Tour ; Chesterton (Taylor); C.1966 ; 2018.8.23

Blazer: Phyl Blackler 1966 Tour ; Chesterton (Taylor); C.1966 ; 2018.8.23
Blazer: Phyl Blackler 1966 Tour ; Chesterton (Taylor); C.1966 ; 2018.8.23Blazer: Phyl Blackler 1966 Tour ; Chesterton (Taylor); C.1966 ; 2018.8.23
Name/Title
Blazer: Phyl Blackler 1966 Tour
About this object
This blazer belonged to New Zealand Women's and Canterbury player Phyl Blackler. The blazer comes from the 1966 New Zealand Women's Tour to England in which Phyl retired from International Cricket and domestic cricket. Phyl did make two final appearance in 1969 for the Silver Ferns v England match; the Silver Ferns largely consisting of retired White Ferns and for the Canterbury v England match. At the '66 tour, Phyl became involved in the administrative side of women's cricket, joining Ina and Joy Lamason as a selector.
Maker Role
Tailor
Date Made
C.1966
Medium and Materials
Wool
Inscription and Marks
Inside tag:
Chesterton
Styled in the finest tradition
Made in NZ
100% Wool

Measurements
43.5cm (W) x 72.5cm (H)
Collection
Phyl Blackler Collection
Credit Line
NZ Cricket Museum, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz
Object Type
Blazer
Object number
2018.8.23

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