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The VICTOR mesh patterned replica ball for hickory golf. Approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.
Special Low Prices
whilst stocks last.
£14.55 per 3 ball sleeve
£28.50 for 6 loose
£56.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X001 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
The RTJ small dimple pattern replica ball for hickory golf.
Approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.
£16.00 per 3 ball sleeve
£31.50 for 6 loose
£60.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X007 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
The Ouimet mesh pattern replica ball approved for play at all classic hickory golf events.
£16.00 per 3 ball sleeve
£31.50 for 6 loose
£60.00 for 12 loose
For further details please refer to item X004 on the New Mesh & Dimple Balls for Hickory Play page.
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A very rare and unusual putter fitted with a brass face insert. This club has been restored ready for play or would make a fine display item. The length is 33.75” (86cm).
John Charles Jacobs was born on the Isle of Wight in 1867. Before taking up golf seriously as a professional he first trained as a coach builder and no doubt his wood working skills will have helped him to produce quality golf clubs when joining the Royal Isle of Wight Golf Club in 1892. When he joined the club, Archie Simpson was the professional who will have helped Jacobs with the art of club making. Simpson departed soon after and Jacobs took up the position as the professional. He was not known as a top player but gained a reputation for producing unusual clubs made to a high standard. A number of his clubs, including this putter, were patented for their design. Other stamps show the ‘Crescent Moon’ cleekmark used by James Gourlay who will have supplied the head, and Warranted Hand Forged.
An immaculate Gassiat style wooden head putter beautifully restored will now make a marvellous display club. The original Gassiat model was often referred to as ‘the piano putter’. The length is 34.25” (87cm).
Ernest Sales was the professional and club maker from 1926 to 1933. He took over the position from Jack White (Open Champion) who had held the same position since 1901. He ran the workshop with his two sons and was renowned for his quality workmanship. His name is still visible to the crown of the head and also on the shaft beneath the pistol grip. The thin aiming line between his name and Sunningdale is original, not added at a later date.
This club is for display only.
A beautiful example of this rare putter having been sympathetically restored can now be used for either display or play. The length is 34” (86cm).
The Silver Dint patent woods and putters were the creation of Mr Weager, Malvern, Worcestershire and were produced at the ‘Dint’ Patent Golf Club Company Ltd, Redland Works, Malvern Link. They produced drivers, brassies, spoons and a baffy model plus a Dint putter. The patent was for the one piece face insert and sole plate made from German Silver.
A beautiful example of this rare putter having been sympathetically restored can now be used for either display or play. The length is 33.25” (84cm).
The head is stamped with the model name ‘Sink-Em 490’ with the patent date 21 October 1919 shown in-between. The makers name is stamped to the shaft below the original grip.
An unusual and rare alloy putter having a lead face insert. Restored, this club is now ready for play. Length 34.50” (88cm).
The rear of the head has an ‘angular’ shape from the top edge to the bottom edge with sloping edges at both the toe and heel ends. The makers name is stamped to the sole. They were a very small club maker based in Walsall, near to Birmingham, U.K.
A superb wry neck putter by this famous Scottish club maker restored ready for the bag. The length is 34.50” (88cm)
The head is clearly stamped with the maker’s name and his ‘Welmade’ cleekmark. The matching Mashie is listed on the Hickory Irons for Play page. See item I0007B
A fabulous late scare neck long-nose putter has been restored to a very high standard is now ready to use for display or play. The length is 34.50” (88cm).
The elegant long head is made from apple wood with the makers name clearly stamped to the crown and also to the shaft just below the original hide grip.
A fine example of this popular alloy head putter in good condition ready for play. The club measures 34” (86cm).
The ‘terraced top’ head has very clear stamps showing the makers name and both the registration and patent numbers.
A fine gun metal mallet head putter by this famous maker in original condition. The length is 34” (86cm). The style is very similar to the Anderson ‘Zozo’ model. This club can be used for play or would make a great display model.
The head has numerous dint marks but this is typical for old gun metal putters because head covers were rarely used to protect club heads so the soft gun metal suffered when metal irons were thrown into the bag. His name stamp is clearly visible on the head with Leven shown below.
A superb Brown-Vardon shallow faced mallet style putter in original condition with a sloping back. The sole is stamped Medium Lie. The length is 33.75” (86cm).
The club was designed by both Harry Vardon and his friend Arthur Brown, their names are also stamped to the head. William Gibson of Kinghorn was commissioned to make the club, his famous ‘Star’ cleekmark is also stamped to the crown of the head. So this club has wonderful provenance.
A superb rare mallet style head putter with the head having a sharp ‘crease’ leading from the front of the hosel along the top of the head with slopes leading from this crease towards the face and to the rear of the head. This putter is totally original and remains in very good condition. A truly wonderful display club or could even be used for play if a very light feeling putter is your preference. This club would also make a very nice gift/prize for a golf enthusiast. The length is 33.75” (86cm).
David McEwan was a member of the famous McEwan club making family. Born in 1875, the 4th of five sons to Peter McEwan, he trained in the family business before joining Formby G.C. in Lancashire, England in 1889 where he stayed until 1898 when he moved to nearby Royal Birkdale G.C. where he remained until 1930.
A very nice example of this much sought after putter ready for a play set. The length is 35.50”, so may suit a tall player.
The head has great stamp markings showing the makers name, his ‘Robin’ cleekmark, Patent No.244928, Benny Putter Registration, Made in Scotland Hand Forged. The sole has the patented ‘Gruvsol’ ridges.
A very nice bevelled back putter with the added attraction of having a decorative stamped face and retains the original hide grip. This club is suitable for play. The length is 34.25” (87cm).
The head shows both the makers name and his ‘crescent moon’ cleekmark, plus the model name ‘The Sovereign Putter’.
A rare Robert (Bobby) Trent Jones signature Calamity Jane Putter made by A.G. Spalding and stamped with their Kro-Flite cleekmark. This club has been restored to play condition. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
The head is clearly shows the signature and Calamity Jane.
A good long bladed putting cleek for chipping the ball onto the green towards the hole. The length is 34.75” (88cm).
The head is clearly stamped ‘Premier’ Putting Cleek. The ‘key’ cleekmark was used by Frank Johnson c.1901 to 1913’. The long blade measures 4.75” (12cm) from toe to heel along the rear.
A beautiful example of the Spalding RTJ (Robert Trent Jones) ‘Calamity Jane’ Kro-Flite Putter. Fully restored including three bands of whipping around the shaft as originally fitted. The length is 33.50” (85cm).
The head has very clear markings to include the makers name and model name. The sole is stamped ‘Made in USA’.
A nice chipper/putter by Hugh Logan who designed the well known Genii irons. The club has been restored for play. The length is 35” (89cm).
His signature is stamped to the head above the model name ‘Connoisseur’. There is a ‘key’ cleekmark stamped to the toe end which denotes that this club was made by Frank Johnson who was based in London producing clubs from circa 1901 to 1913. He then supplied to James Adwick who was the professional at Trentham G.C. from 1907 to 1911. His name is also stamped to the head.
A fine left handed wry neck putter restored to play condition. The length is 34” (86cm).
The head shows the Cann & Taylor name and their ‘Fliwheel’ cleekmark. Other stamps show the signature of J.H. Taylor, the five times Open Champion, the model name ‘Accurate’ and the registration number allocated to the name ‘Autograph.
A nice wry neck putter from the famous Robert Simpson workshop in Carnoustie. The putter has been sympathetically restored to be used for play. The length is 34” (86cm).
The makers name is clearly visible stamped to the head within a dual circle. His signature is also shown beneath. Other stamps show the model name ‘Excelsior’, Special Putter, Warranted Hand Forged. The face is stamped with a cross-hatch (diamond) pattern with the letter ‘S’ in the centre.
A nice wry neck putter made by Gradidge who were part of Slazenger having merged with them in 1935. This club is in original condition. The length is 35.50” (90cm).
The head is clearly stamped with the Bobby Locke signature and Made in England. A crown cleekmark is stamped at the toe end. The sole is stamped Gradidge.
A very nice example of this collectable but also playable putter. The rectangular head is made from alloy with circular lead weights placed at both the toe and heel ends. The hosel is square with the lower section of the shaft also being square. This putter is in totally original condition. The length is 35” (89cm).
The sole is clearly stamped ‘The Weetman’, Reg Design, Hand Made. This limited edition model was specially made to commemorate Harry Weetman shooting a 58 around Selsdon Park Golf Club. The face is stamped 58, however this mark is now only partially visible.
A rare item of hickory golf attire. This attractive waistcoat has a leather front and a silk type fabric for the rear.
The leather is printed with gentleman golfers wearing different styles of clothing from the hickory era. The makers label shows ‘Bobby Jones’.
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