Antique Vintage Travis Wooden Schenectady Putter Hickory Wood Shaft Golf Club
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Antique Vintage Travis Wooden Schenectady Putter Hickory Wood Shaft Golf Club :
A hickory wooden shafted Travis style wooden head mallet putter. The sole plate is clearly stamped, “WT” which stands for ‘Walter Travis’ model. Walter Travis won both the U.S. and British Amateur Championship and he designed clubs for both Spalding and Wright & Ditson. This looks like a Spalding or Slazenger made putter to me. There are crown stampings inside an oval, but the thickness and cracking of the original varnish doesn’t allow me to make out the mark. You can see that the letters are all there, but simply most are obscured. Any way, this putter speaks for itself. It is definitely a beautifully made Walter Travis model putter with full brass face and sole plates. Beautiful dark honey colored patina to all the brass. Putter shows a few light face nicks, nothing remotely bad. Sole is near nick free. This beautiful old golf club has a wooden shaft that is almost certainly original and is without chips or cracks. No cracks to club head, neck, or shaft. Lead back weight does have a very nice dark patina. Quite a heavy putter. Club has a nice intact perforated leather wrap grip that is most likely a replacement from the 1930’s or 40’s. Intact grip whippings and the leather is not dried out. Solid, playable putter. Very hard to find, especially in this condition. 35 1/8 inches in total club length. Stunning putter. Please see my other wood shafted and vintage collectible golf clubs. Some are quite rare. All without reserve. THANKS!
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Shipping to Canada is $19.95 with additional clubs at $6.00 each.
Shipping overseasis $29.95 with additional clubs at $9.00 each.
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