Lot 23 of 400:
A Golfer and his caddie bookends  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
$300 - $500

Pair of bookends depicting and golfer and his caddie




Later 20th century


Pair of bookends. Each bookend is a solid metal figure affixed to a wooden base. On one is the golfer measuring 9½" tall, on the other is his caddie measuring 6½" tall. Green felt on bottom of bases. No identification markings.

The classic pair was originally cast in the 1920s, and have been reproduced many times as bookends and ashtrays, and even large concrete statues. This pair is a lovely example of the golfer and his youthful caddie. Olman's Golf Antiques & Other Treasures. p. 181.

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