Auction Date: 1/10/2014 at 10:30 am
"Rare 1956 Golfing Society of Great Britain Slazenger Trophy 9ct gold medal – engraved on the reverse “Slazenger Trophy – 1956 - Winner – E.G. Lester” Note The Golf Society of Great Britain was founded in 1955 by the late Sir Aynsley Bridgland of Prince's Golf club. His dream was, in troubled times after the war, there should be generated a spirit of goodwill and international friendship through a common sporting link, namely ""The love of Golf"". The society is still in existence today and has many trophies which are competed for at the 2 day meetings that are held in different locations around England, Scotland and Wales. The Society also sponsors golf tournaments for Junior Golfers who are under 14"