Scarf, Commonwealth Games 1974; Unknown manufacturer; 1974; WY.0000.910

Name/Title

Scarf, Commonwealth Games 1974

About this object

The design on this scarf is for the 1974 Commonwealth Games, which were held in Christchurch. New Zealand achieved gold medals in the following events:

Athletics
Robin Tait — Men's Discus Throw Dick Tayler — Men's 10000 m

Lawn bowls
David Baldwin, Kerry Clark, John Somerville, and Gordon Jolly — Men's Fours

Shooting
Maurice Gordon — Full bore rifle

Swimming
Jaynie Parkhouse — Women's 800 m Freestyle
Mark Treffers — Men's 400 m Individual Medley

Weightlifting
Tony Ebert — Men's 75 kg
Graham May — Men's 110 kg

Wrestling
David Aspin — Men's Freestyle 82 kg

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1974

Period

1970s

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, synthetic, plastic, rayon


Measurements

h 640 mm x w 640 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Subject and Association Keywords

Events and Parades

Object Type

accessories

Object number

WY.0000.910

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