Wind Spinner

Production date
2014
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Object detail

Description
The wind spinner is made from painted steel and is approximately dinner plate size. It has gold and maroon coloured alternating segments, with the Queensland Maroons logo stamped in the centre.
Classification
CH classification RECREATIONS Sports Spectator
CH classification RECREATIONS Sport Rugby League
Production date
2014
Measurements
Diameter 250mm X h2mm
Media/Materials description
Steel coated in metallic paint
Signature/Marks
XXXX \ STATE OF ORIGIN \ QLD \ MAROONS \ Q
History and use
This wind spinner is an item of fan merchandise for the Queensland team, the Maroons, that play in the State of Origin rugby league series. The wind spinner is made from metal and is approximately dinner plate size. It has gold and maroon coloured alternating segments, with the Queensland Maroons logo stamped in the centre

The State of Origin series attracts an enormous amount of support and attention from Queenslanders far and wide and is an iconic rugby league event. It is an important part of Queensland's annual sporting calendar.

The object is significant because of its association with the 2014 State of Origin series, which contained a significant milestone, the 100th game of the series. The object is representative of commercially available fan items and illustrates the variety of fan merchandise.
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Registration number
H48854

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