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Antique Sunday Walking Stick With Horn Handle & Decorative Silver Collar

SKU: A0473

This rare Sunday Golfing Stick features a horn handle, used as a putter when playing golf.

The shaft is made of ebony wood and has a metal ferrule.

This interesting piece of golfing history would make a lovely addition to any collection or to be used.
 

'This style of Walking Stick was used as a concealed long nose putter that allowed Scotsmen to play golf on the Sabbath, taking a swing at anything ball-shaped they may encounter on their outings.  Following the ban of Golf in Scotland on Sundays, this was a way to continue their hobby without being caught and reprimanded!'

 

Measures at - 
Stick Height - 89cm
Handle Width outwards - 9cm
Shaft Diameter - 2cm

 

In good usable condition, slight tranish to the collar.

£135.00Price