Peter Paxton was a club and ball maker that was born in Musselburgh, where he apprenticed under Tom Hood. Though Paxton spent much of his professional like in England, where he must've immigrated to after leaving Hood's employ.
Offered here is a circa 1880s long nose short spoon by Peter Paxton. Wonderful dark stain on this tough to acquire club. 38".
This piece is being offered today from the famed Ronnie Watts Collection