Lot # 122: Horton Smith's 1930 Exhibition Match Winning Gold Medal vs Francis Ouimet

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Item was in Auction "Spring 2021 Auction",
which ran from 3/24/2021 7:00 PM to
4/10/2021 7:00 PM

Offered here is Horton Smith's actual gold medal awarded to him for a July 2, 1930 match at Winchester CC in Massachusetts. Pros Horton Smith and Leo Diegel defeated the great amateurs Francis Ouimet and George Voight in an exhibition match that drew a huge crowd. 1 3/16" diameter medal with 3" long ribbon. 10k gold, 11.8 grams. The reverse is engraved "Horton Smith, July 2, 1930."