Links Enthusiasts can Easily Begin a Collection by Focusing on Golf Balls
According to the National Golf Foundation, there are more than 39 million active golfers in the United States. Compare that to last year’s Major League Baseball attendance of 73 million and you find that baseball may still be America’s pastime from a spectator standpoint, golf is one of the most popular participant sports. Add in […]
Professional Golf Collectibles on Par with Other Sports Memorabilia
As winter slowly begins its annual thaw and golf course greens and fairways around the country return to their lush condition, avid fans of the sport prepare for another season on the links. In fact, the biggest tournament of the season, The Masters, tees off later this week, which makes this the perfect time to […]
U2 Guitar and Sam Snead Golf Clubs to Auction
Spring echos with the sharp crack of the auction gavel. Whether you collect vintage glass, railroadiana or sports collectibles, several upcoming sales by WorthPoint-member auction houses feature authenticated items that should attract wide interest , whether your budget is $100 or $1,000,000.
Golf roots rest in 15th-century Scotland. Initially a game played primarily by the aristocracy and gentry, by the mid-19th century the game was accessible to everyone. By 1900, golf courses were located throughout Great Britain and the United States. Golf collectibles divide into four basic groups: (1) golf books, (2) golf equipment, (3) items associated with […]