Golf & Tennis

Lot 1400:
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St. Andrews Whisky 'Golfing Collectors Series' Pitcher by Pointers of London & Edinburgh circa 1970's. The pitcher stands 7.75" tall and is hexagonal shaped with the depictions of vintage golf clubs (Spoon, Mashie, Driver, Niblick, Putter and Mashie Niblick) and vintage legendary golfers (James Braid, Old Tom, Harry Vardon, Lady Golfer, and Young Tom) and the Championship Cup (the Claret Jug) Bill Waugh artwork to sides, gold lustre to edges. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1401:
Golf desk set. Excellent mid Victorian silver plated desk ink stand comprising a golfer wearing cap at the top of his back swing in front of a filigree tree in Art Nouveau style with fluted vase loosely inserted. This is attached to a silver plated stand/mount with four short legs to base and with two raised hooks for pens. To either side of the figure there are ink wells in the shape of golf balls. The mount with floral decoration. Marks of James Deakin & Sons of Sheffield, 'desk bell' trade mark and number 'S3616' to base. Approximately 11.5" tall with vase attached, 9" long and 7" wide. Appears to have lost some parts of the trees branches and leaves to back, small damage to base otherwise in good condition. Note from the previous owner suggest 'made by Biggins 1880'? (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1402:
Golf club. Crested china golf ball with caddy, with golf bag and clubs, to top. Colour crest for 'Hunstanton'. Arcadian. Sold with three crested china golf clubs. Colour emblems for 'Earls Barton', 'Rugely' and 'Stourport'. Approx 4". All Arcadian China. Plus crested china golfing figure 'The Colonel' holding golf clubs in bag. Colour crest for 'Cleethorpes' to back and three crested china golf balls. Colour emblems for 'Folkstone' with 'The Ancient Game of Golf was first played in 1448' in band to ball, 'Southend on Sea' and 'Bentham' and two crested china golf clubs. Colour emblems for 'Lytham' and 'Helmsley'. All approx 4"Qty 10 (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1403:
Lot 1403
Golf. Two vesta cases, one a decorative small silver metal square vesta case with raised image of golfer driving to both sides of the case. Ring suspension. Marked to inside edge '925G sterling'. Approximately 1.25" square. The other a silver rounded oblong vesta case advertising 'The British Salv Fire Insurance Company Limited' to one side and to the other an image of a golfer in plus fours driving from the tee. The advertsing and image appear to be on a wrap around material. The vesta measures approximately 1.5"x2.25". Some foxing and staining to the advertising and golf image, some general wear otherwise in good condition. An unusual vesta. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1404:
Lot 1404
Golf. Two vesta cases, one an early decorative rounded square brass metal vesta case with raised image of golfer carrying his bag of golf clubs to one side of the case. Ring suspension. 1.5"square. Some wear, small minor dents otherwise in good condition. The other a decorative rounded square brass metal vesta case with raised image of golf bags, flags, golf clubs and balls to one side of the case. Ring suspension to top of lid. 1.5"square. Minor wear otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1405:
Lot 1405
Golf. Electro-plated metal rounded oblong vesta case with raised metal and blue enamel emblem of the 'Chorlton Golf Club' to one side of the case. Ring suspension. 2.5"x2" Minor wear and small minor denting to back of case otherwise in good condition. Sold with a 'Brother Supermatic' 1950's cigarette lighter with green leather effect to lighter and a mounted brass coloured figure of a golfer to side. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1406:
Lot 1406
Golf. 'Memoranda'. Ceramic note pad writing block with pen slot to top decorated with golf scene to main body and 'Memoranda' printed to top border. Marks for 'The Foley. Faience'. 3.75"x6.25". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1407:
Lot 1407
Golf balls. Three complete boxes of 1.62 size unopened vintage golf balls, each individually wrapped/boxed and complete. Boxes are 'Wilson Staff', 'Dunlop 65' and 'Dunlop Maxfli'. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1408:
Lot 1408
'The Gleneagles Maximum Response Ball'. Complete box of unopened boxed size 1.68 golf balls. G
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1409:
Lot 1409
Colin Montgomerie. 'Monty's Miss'. Large colour photograph of Montgomerie having famously just missed a putt. Nicely signed by Montgomerie. 12"x16". VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1410:
Lot 1410
Vesta case. Unusual Victorian bakerlite brown vesta case, modelled as a book, depicting a golfer to one side, and a cricketer on the reverse. Approximately 2"x1.5". G.
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1411:
Lot 1411
Tennis figures. A pair of very large late 19th century German bisque tennis figures of a boy and a girl, both dressed in contemporary dress in bright colours and holding a tennis racket an a ball. The girl figure measures approximately 15" and the boy approximately 14" tall. Minor wear and chipping to the base of the boy figure and chip with very small loss to his finger otherwise in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1412:
Lot 1412 Lot 1412
Christine Truman and Virginia Wade. Two original mono press photographs of Truman and Wade in match action, both signed to the photograph by the featured player. The Truman photograph taken at Wimbledon, 29th June 1965 beating Nancy Richey to reach the semi-finals. The other photograph shows Virginia Wade winning to reach the second round, 24th June 1970. Both images similarly mounted framed and glazed, overall approx. 15"x11.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold

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