The winner's gold medal for the 1938 Royal & Ancient Boomerang golf trophy, together with a R & A Golf Club Rules & List of Members for 1931 (2)
Lot 235
The winner's gold medal for the 1938 Royal & Ancient Boomerang golf trophy
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
The Sporting Sale
Edinburgh
30 Oct 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20658
Lot Details
The winner's gold medal for the 1938 Royal & Ancient Boomerang golf trophy
Formed by crossed golf clubs on a boomerang beneath a Crown, Birmingham 1937 hallmarks, complete with original blue ribbon and presentation box together with a R & A Golf Club Rules & List of Members for 1931 (2)

Footnotes

  • In 1923 the Royal Queensland Golf Club presented the Silver Boomerang trophy to the R & A to be played for each year.

    Robert Park won the competition on 28 September 1938 with a score of 71. Park had been elected to the R & A in 1909 and served on the General Committee in 1938. During World War II he served on the Emergency Committee between 1941-1946.
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