Origins of the Golf Ball 6 Ball Set
Origins of the Golf Ball 6 Ball Set
Origins of the Golf Ball 6 Ball Set
Origins of the Golf Ball 6 Ball Set

Origins of the Golf Ball 6 Ball Set

HGSOB
3 Items
$190.00
$190.00

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A selection of six golf balls from c1400 to c1920 
The story of the development of the golf ball over 6 centuries
Based on the original balls - hand made in Scotland
These are suitable for gifts or playing vintage golf
Packaged in an attractive wooden six ball carton box

Starting from an earliest form of golf ball through the Featherie period to the Gutta Percha era of the latter half of the 19th century, this is a well presented piece of golfing history with an explanation of the development of the golf ball over six centuries. There has been no greater influencer in golf than the ball, it has driven everything from club design to course architecture these past 600+ years. The balls closely resemble the originals and you can play with these golf balls.

The box contains the following balls:
The Wooden Ball c1400
The Featherie Ball c1500
The Gutta Percha Smooth Ball c1845
The Gutta Percha Hand-Hammered Ball c1860
The Gutta Percha Bramble Ball c1895
The Mesh Pattern Lattice Ball c1920