J. H. Taylor: A cased bronze ‘Sunningdale Golf Club’ med
Lot 11
J. H. Taylor: A cased bronze ‘Sunningdale Golf Club’ medal
Sold for £840 (US$ 1,411) inc. premium
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Golfing Memorabilia Chester
14 Jul 2008 11:00 BST

Auction 15985
J. H. Taylor: A cased bronze ‘Sunningdale Golf Club’ med
Lot Details
J. H. Taylor: A cased bronze ‘Sunningdale Golf Club’ medal
Embossed with crossed clubs and the St. Andrews Cross. Engraved on reverse, ‘News of the World Tournament, Professional Golfers Association, Semi-Final J.H. Taylor 1903, Your harvest is still in the blade.’
1¾ inches diameter

This was the inaugural event of what was to become a significant British professional tournament. In 1903 the total prize money was a generous £200 and the winner that year was fellow Triumvirate member, James Braid.
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