Thank you for visiting our past auction result archives. If you have an item identical (or similar) to this auction lot, please call, write or contact us to discuss. We will be able to help you.
1928 J. Millhoff Co. "Famous Golfers" PSA-Graded Collection (11) Including Jones Hagen
Starting Bid - $2,000, Sold For - $3,819
Extraordinary high-grade collection of eleven cards (nine different, representing over 40% of a set, and two duplicates ), including golf legends Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen (twice), from the highly prized 1928 J. Millhoff & Co. "Famous Golfers" set, each graded and encapsulated by PSA. Of special note is the fact that this is the first golf-card set to feature professional women golfers in the same series as men golfers. The PSA grades are as follows: One NM-MT+ 8.5: #2 Walter Hagen (only three graded higher). Four NM-MT 8: #2 Walter Hagen, 13 Joyce Wethered (only one graded higher), 20 Bobby Jones (only one graded higher), and 22 Macbeth (one graded higher). Four NM 7: #1 Boomer, 12 Guedalla, 13 Joyce Wethered, and 26 Harris. One EX-MT 6: #9 Tolley. One EX 5: #18 Havers. This is an outstanding high-grade collection of eleven cards from one of golf card collecting's most highly prized sets. The SMR value for the individual cards is $8,600 (there is no SMR value for the NM-MT+ 8.5 grade, so the value of the one example of Walter Hagen graded at this level was calculated using the NM-MT 8 value). Total: 11 cards. Reserve $2,000. Estimate $4,000+. SOLD FOR $3,819
(Click the smaller thumbnails to the left and right (if any) to cycle through each photo in the gallery of images for this lot.)