Lot 462Fine and very early Fairlie's Pat 1st model...

Auction Date: 14/07/2015 at 10:30 am



Fine and very early Fairlie's Pat 1st model anti shank near oval head niblick c1891 - the head measures 2.75x 2" and shows the Forgan and & Sons very tiny makers mark, the powf and serial no 3783 to the head - fitted with original hide grip with underlisting - overall 38.5". Note see Jeff Ellis "The Club Makers Art" p.166 - "Only two extremely rare unusual shaped anti shank niblick clubs are known …." The first clubs were made exclusively by Robert Forgan and Son. Hence a one off club

Hammer Price: £170.00

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