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Lot # 229: 1926 Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen, "The Return of Triumphant American Golfers"

Category: Golf

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 12 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "September Collectors Auction 2020",
which ran from 9/20/2020 12:00 AM to
10/3/2020 8:00 PM



1926 Amazing photograph of the three American golfers who swept the podium at the recent British Open as they returned back to the United States to a heroes welcome. Bobby Jones (center) won the event while Al Watrous (left) finished second and Walter Hagen (right) finished third. A fine image from Underwood and Underwood and stamped on the back with a full paper caption as well. This was the FIRST British Open Championship for Jones! The clarity of the image is outstanding with creasing from news-room use and some tape reinforcement being the flaws. None of these affect the figure of Jones himself and the image presents better than the technical grade.

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 1/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 6/10

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