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Silver medal (obverse) of R. & R. Clark Golf Club

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Postcard of Silver medal (obverse) of R. & R. Clark Golf Club.
000-100-067-600-C
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Silver medal (obverse) of R. & R. Clark Golf Club

This is the obverse of a silver medal of R. & R. Clark Golf Club. The medal was made in Birmingham in 1893. Clarks were a leading firm of printers.

The obverse bears a design featuring crossed golf clubs above three golf balls, and the words 'Far Anu Sure'. The whole is surrounded by the inscription 'R & R Clark Golf Club Inst. 1892'.

Golf was almost exclusively a sport for the Scots until the second half of the 19th century, and it was played by a limited number of people. It expanded quickly, particularly after 1880, and was taken up by the English, women, and far more Scots.


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Online ID: 000-100-067-600-C
Image Rights Holder: National Museums Scotland
Project: 0098: National Museums Scotland
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Ref: National Museums Scotland  H.1986.92
Date: 1892 - 1893
1893
Material: Silver
Dimensions: 90 mm H x 52 mm W
What: Sporting medal
Subject: Prize awards
Who: J.G., Birmingham (Maker)
R. and R. Clark Golf Club
Where: England, Warwickshire, Birmingham
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Description: Silver medal of the R. and R. Clark Golf Club, with winners from 1893 - 1912, and made by J.G. of Birmingham, 1892 - 1893
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