Lot # 240: 1931 US Women's Amateur Contestants Badge from the Opal Hill Estate

Category: Player Used

Starting Bid: $250.00

Bids: 5 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Spring 2017 Auction",
which ran from 3/22/2017 5:00 PM to
4/8/2017 8:00 PM

Offered here is an original contestants' badge from the 1931 US Women's Amateur, which was won by the Helen Hicks over Glenna Collett-Vare at the Country Club of Buffalo. This badge comes from the personal collection of famed collector and golf historian Mark Emerson, and originates from the estate of Opal Hill. Open Hill was a member of the first three U.S. Curtis Cup teams.

Listed in Gilchrist's Guide to Golf Collectibles (2004) at $1,000.

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