Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (1 & 2 December 2020)

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Date of Auction: 1st & 2nd December 2020

Sold for £80

Estimate: £40 - £60

CAPE VERDE IS., St Vincent Golf Club, a silver award medal, unsigned, male golfer taking a swing, rev. named (G.E. Wallace, January 1907), 39mm. About very fine, a very rare early award £40-£60

Footnote

Provenance: DNW Auction 51, 4 October 2001, lot 1250.

The Clube de Golfe de São Vicente, an 18-hole course, was established in 1906 and has a long association with British golfers despite its volcanic surface. It remains the only golf club on the islands