1927 W. A. & A. C. Churchman "Famous Golfers" Complete PSA-Graded Set (50)

Sold For: $2,400

Auction Year: 2017 spring

Lot: 2319

Item Year: 1927

Category: Football/Basketball/Hockey/Boxing/Other Sports

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Extraordinary ultra high-grade complete fifty-card set of 1927 W. A. & A. C. Churchman "Famous Golfers" cards, highlighted by two cards of the legendary Bobby Jones. Each card has been graded and encapsulated by PSA, and the complete set currently ranks 20th on the PSA Set Registry with a 6.91 overall GPA. The set includes one MINT 9, eleven NM-MT 8s, two NM+ 7.5s, twenty-three NM 7s (including both Jones cards), one EX-MT+ 6.5, eleven EX-MT 6s, and one EX 5. The PSA grades are as follows: One MINT 9: #29. Eleven NM-MT 8: #2 Ball, 4, 13 Hagen, 18, 21 Hilton, 23, 25 Hutchison, 30, 34, 37, and 42 Taylor. Two NM+ 7.5: #16 and 19. Twenty-three NM 7: #3 Barnes, 6 Braid, 7 Braid, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14 Hagen, 15, 17, 24, 27 Jones, 28 Jones, 32, 33 Morris, 35, 36, 39, 40, 41 Taylor, 45 Vardon, and 47 Vardon. One EX-MT+ 6.5: #38. Eleven EX-MT 6: #5, 20, 22, 26, 31, 43, 44 Vardon, 46 Vardon, 48, 49, and 50 (last card in set). One EX 5: #1 Ball. Compared to vintage baseball cards, golf cards are beginning to be recognized as offering an outstanding value. This is an extraordinary high-grade complete set of one of the premier golf sets of the era. The total SMR value for the individual cards is $5,165 (the two half grades have been calculated at the lower full grade value). Total: 50 cards. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,500++.


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