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"Royal West Norfolk Golf Club"

Button # 311
Image submitted by Dixon Pickup

Back of Button # 311a
'PITT & Co 50 St MARTINS LANE LONDON'
Description

Royal West Norfolk Golf Club - The club was formed in 1892 at Brancaster, Norfolk. This is large (25mm) copper gilt uniform button with a finely raised design: crossed clubs with St Edward’s crown placed on the saltire, and a furled five part scroll bearing the club title. The reverse with maker’s details, Pitt & Co 50 St Martins Lane London indicates a very early issue as Pitts moved to 31 Maddox Street London in 1895.

Information is from an article in "The British Golf Collectors Society" written by Dixon Pickup.

Royal West Norfolk Golf Club

Button # 311

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