Lot Archive

Lot

№ 712

.

21 September 1994

Estimate: £200–£300

Great Britain, Sporting Interest, West Essex Golf Club, Darnell Shield Medal, 1911, in gold, by Lamb, moustachioed golfer in plus fours taking a full swing of his club, landscape beyond reverse engraved inscription in centre, 29mm, with suspension loop. Nearly extremely fine, test marked on edge

An early golf medal and in gold particularly rare; one not seen of this club by the cataloguer.